Many women face distractions such as the single mom who is all alone, the woman who takes care of her aging parents, or those who are meeting the demands of family. If you are one of these women, you must face the challenge of keeping your focus. You will be confronted with tough decisions such as do you choose to spend quality time with the family, or do you choose to work late nights and weekends, or travel extensively.
Business development books and business consultants caution you not to take a step without goal setting. They tell you that goal setting is a vital undertaking for anyone who is serious about their business and that you need to have a clearly defined set of goals to ensure your success and without them you risk failure. Yet, according to my survey of small business owners, 87% do not use goals to ensure their business success! Why do so many smart people with excellent products and business potential avoid goal setting?