Ten Tips to Make Your Business Resolutions a Reality

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Let’s look back at the lessons of the past year to inspire our resolutions for the next one. It’s our time to ask ourselves, “What do we want to do? What do we want for our future?”

What I love about thinking about the future is that it’s always positive in my mind. And because we are creatures of habit and we tend to do the same things over and over, it’s important to think about the future and how we want to be different.

When making New Year’s resolutions, people tend to think wishfully about what could be. To turn those wishful ideas into reality, it’s essential to strengthen your year-end business resolutions with clearly defined objectives measured by key results. Below are ten tips to produce consistent, successful results.

When developing your resolutions:

  • Think big – be aspirational. I want people to think big about what they can accomplish. I’ll say, “Let’s do a moon shot.” But give each other permission to say, “If we don’t hit it, it’s okay.” In addition, objectives can focus on what you want over the next year or several years.