Blessed new year 2013!

Tomorrow is the last day of the year 2012 (or today – depending when you read this post or depending where you live =) I can’t believe that this year is almost over again – it went by so fast. It was a blessed year with lots of joy but also sadness. When we went …

The most important birthday ever

Dear blog readers, thanks a lot for reading my blog and for your encouraging comments! Wishing you a blessed Christmas! For me it is very special time of the year - cause the person who I love most has birthday: Jesus Christ! He is the one who gives my life meaning and fulfillment. Today many …

How could you „declutter“ your life?

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Have you ever tried to declutter your life? I have! Sometimes I was successful, sometimes not. The time I was working in South America I definitely had NO clutter at all – just the things I needed most, nothing else. Now living in Germany again – do you think I …

Goal

  I read some good quotes concerning goals. This one I really like and I think it's very true: "If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.” – Jim Rohn Do you know people like this? Or …

Why people don’t set goals – What about you?

There are many reasons why some people don't set goals. I guess everyone did experience this in their own life or observed it in others. Reasons why people don’t set goals: - nobody taught them (not even in school) the power and value of goal setting. They can’t use this tool, because they don’t know …

In between post: What is your purpose in life?

  I just want to write something in between my goal “series” cause it really struck me today. I got the sad news today in the morning that my former neighbour died. He was only 21 years old. As far as it looks his family didn’t care about him – they are not interested in …

Why is goal setting important (Part IV)

Goals can provide motivation and persistance Do you know how many times Thomas Edison failed before he finally found a way to make the light bulb work? Over a thousand times! It’s normal that you will struggle and fail many times before you finally reach your goal. But what gives you the energy of wanting …

Why is goal setting important (Part III)

goals can help you to set priorities How do you decide which way you go? Do you go with "the flow" or do you let your current interest or other people's interest determine where you go? Or do you consciously decide which way you go? Goals, visions and dreams help you to identify your priorities …