I know what you’re thinking. Here comes another new year, and there are those things you don’t like about yourself or your life (and who wants to think about that!). And sure as winter brings cold and snow to us up here in Boston, you feel a determination bubble up within you to change things. “This will be the year…” And like lots of us you feel on the verge yet again to make a New Year’s Resolution.
DON’T! Unless … well, how have your past resolutions worked out for you? If you’re like me (and I’m like most people in this respect), your past resolutions haven’t brought you the major changes you were hoping for. In fact, New Year’s Resolutions are too often a set-up for failure and discouragement. Sorry, but it’s true, and you know it.
But is there an alternative? YES! If you want to make a real change in your life or just give yourself the best year ever, there’s one book that is the best resource ever, and it’s called The Gift of a Year. Do yourself a favor and check it out.
But for good, quick help, the solution is called a New Year’s Plan. You want to change something in the new year? Fine, but focus on (more…)