Why is a personal plan for success so important? In the words of Lewis Carroll, “If you don’t know where you are going, then any road will take you there.”
Unfortunately, most people spend more time planning their vacations than they do planning their lives. So, it should be no surprise when things don’t turn out the way we hoped they would.
Trial and error is also an expensive way to build a business, and to meet your goals and fulfill your dreams in all aspects of your life.
This lecture kicks-off the Discover YOUR Formula for Success lecture series, and summarizes the importance of developing actionable Personal Plans for Success (PPFS) to achieve your goals.
This lecture highlights goal-setting and planning. Participants will learn about the integral role visualization can play in helping them establish and realize their goals.
This lecture addresses two vital areas - what to do different and what to do if you're stuck, once your goals and plans are completed and ready to be put into practice.
The final lecture in Section 3 provides a brief overview of the assignments to be completed for this section, along with the initial resources available to assist in developing your personal plans for success.
This lecture addresses the fundamental question - what do you really want? It also overviews a visioning exercise that will help participants determine what they want to be, have and do as a precursor to developing their goals.
This lecture is an introduction to the Personal SWOT Analysis assignment that will help the participant identify personal strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in relation to their goals.
This lecture overviews the SMART goal-setting process and the supplementary resources to aid participants in developing SMART goals to meet their specific objectives and plans in a more balanced way.
Clearly defining the desired outcomes, priorities and action plans is essential to achieving your goals. This lecture will cover all three of these critical components as a part of the goal-setting process.
Which of these items is NOT one of the five key elements for success?
Mastering Time Management relates to maximizing your ability to achieve your goals.
The greatest obstacle you must overcome in order to reach your goals and achieve broader success is procrastination. This lecture offers insights and tips to help the participant stop procrastination in its tracks.
What is the greatest roadblock you must overcome in order to stop procrastination?
To journal or not to journal? That is the question to be addressed in this lecture. Participants will learn tips and short-cuts to aid them in developing a personal journal as an integral part of their personal plans for success.
The final lecture in Section 6 provides links to added resources and tools to assist participants in automating the goal-setting and tracking process, and maintaining their Personal Journal.
Thank you for your participation and support. The final course lecture encourages participants to continue to build upon their Personal Plans for Success and ... Enjoy the journey!
John Carroll is the founder and CEO of Tres Coaching Services™, a business and leadership coaching, consulting and training services company.
During his corporate career, John has held Director, Vice President and COO positions in Fortune 1000, mid-size and emerging companies. In these varied assignments he led high- performing business divisions that generated more than $1 billion in revenue. Today, he works extensively with business leaders to help them maximize performance and “achieve the results to move beyond their vision”.
Mr. Carroll is the author of GLOBALIZATION: America’s Leadership Challenge Ahead and co-author of Amazon Best-Seller and Hot New Release, POWER OF INSPIRATION: Dare to Be the Best YOU!, and contributing author for The Life of a Gentleman. He is also a highly sought-after speaker and blogger, and was named one of the Top 100 Leadership Experts to follow on Twitter.
John has received numerous sales, leadership and excellence awards, and was recognized multiple years by both Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals and the Global Registry of Outstanding Professionals and Entrepreneurs for his exemplary business and leadership accomplishments.