Why is goal setting important (Part II)

Another reason for goal setting is: it helps you to focus Yesterday I took a nice photo of lions. I focused on them - I did not focus on the grass and not on the trees.  I could have focused on so many other things, but I chose to focus on the lions. I tell …

Why is goal setting important? (Part I)

Did you think about your goals for next week, next month, next year? Maybe you thought about it, maybe not. There are some reasons why setting goals is important and there are also reasons why many people don’t set goals. “The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running …

Why don’t people pursue their dreams?

What is YOUR fear? Why don’t you pursue your dream? ??? Question for you today: If you had a million dollars – what would you do? Which dream would you fulfill??? I think money is a big factor why some people don’t pursue their dream. People want security. My experience: If my first goal in …

How to discover your dream

Did you think already of some childhood memories, of some childhood dreams? Did your dream or some of your dreams come true already? If yes, why? If no, why not? What could block your dreams? For example fear, living someone elses dream, chasing money or prestige, laziness, habitualness, excuses (no time, too old, no money, …

Strength (Part I)

What is a "strength"? It`s a "capacity for feeling, thinking, and behaving in a way that allows optimal functioning in the pursuit of valued outcomes" (Lopes and Snyder, 2007). This means, that strengths can include aspects of personality, character, talent, relational tendency, and academic skills. But strengths are more than just capacities. Marcus Buckingham (2007) …