Relevant and Realistic _ Are you being honest with yourself? Is it realistic to learn the piano to concert pianist level? Is it realistic to target yourself to rune a mufti_million pound corporation? Do you have the right personality; can you manage the pressure and worry when things are not quite going to plan? This is the essence of realistic. Set performance goals, not outcome goals: You should take care to set goals over which you have as much control as possible. There is nothing more dispiriting than failing to achieve a personal goal for reasons beyond your control. If you base your goals on personal performance, then you can keep control over the achievement of your goals and draw satisfaction from them. It is important to set goals that you can achieve. All sorts of people (trainers, parents, media, and society) can set unrealistic goals for you. They will often do this in ignorance of your own desires and ambitions. Alternatively you may set goals that are too high, because you may not appreciate either the obstacles in the way, or understand quite how much skill you need to develop to achieve a particular level of performance.
What It Takes To Become Successful _ To become successful as a woman entrepreneur and achieve your freedom and desires in life, you need to set your goals above everything else, and then stick to them, no matter what. Goal setting exercises can help you immensely here. But honestly, goal setting exercises can help you in everything you do in life. Whether you are a student, a sports enthusiast or a busy executive, it is important that you set your goals. Once you have created the big vision for your business, write out your goals to help you achieve it. Without a definite goal in mind, you run the risk of just drifting through. The truth is setting your goals might appear quite a simple job to many. They believe that you, a female entrepreneur, just decide what you want to accomplish in a given time, such as getting new 10 customers this week or generating additional revenues for the year, and your goal is set. In reality, however, goal setting is much more.