Category Archives: Goals

Using the ‘Fundamental Five’ to Organize Your New Year’s Resolutions

It’s that time of year again…as the clock winds down on 2013, countless Americans are busy outlining the goals and resolutions that they plan to tackle in the New Year, just as soon as the ball drops in Times Square … Continue reading

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You can do anything you want, but you can’t do everything…

Forgive me readers, for it has been more than two months since my last post. While I could offer you a number of extremely good reasons why I haven’t written a new post since June 7th, I’ll spare you the … Continue reading

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How to Use Your Return from Vacation to Drive Continuous Personal Development

Returning from vacation can be tough. How often do we hear our friends and colleagues say that they need a vacation from their vacation?  It’s sad (but true) that many vacations end up being tiring and stressful events, with overly … Continue reading

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Seinfeld’s ‘Chain’ – A Simple Idea for Serious Results

I’ll begin this post by stating that I fully recognize that I’m about 4 years behind on this story, and since then, I’m sure that hundreds (probably thousands) of others have written on this topic…but I found the idea to … Continue reading

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Project Management Credentials

As a young professional, one of the first gaps I found in my undergraduate learning was formal project management.  College coursework, primarily the group projects, offered ample opportunities to gain project management experience; however, as could be expected from a … Continue reading

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The Value of Professional Credentials

I recently received some great news.  After several months of studying, four gruelling exam hours and six weeks of waiting…I learned that I passed Part I (of II) of the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Exam. Since I was quite excited … Continue reading

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‘Goal Congruence’ and the Focused New Year’s Resolution

Since this blog is the result of a New Year’s Resolution to begin sharing my writing online, I hope you’ll indulge a few initial posts on the subject of resolutions (or perhaps more broadly…goal-setting…), even though we’re well beyond the … Continue reading

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