10 Benefits: Daily Goal Setting
Daily goal setting helps each of us in a variety of ways. Stress is reduced in our lives, motivation will increase, purpose is identified, and we are able to make better use of our time for the day.
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Using SMART goals is a great way to be more specific, offers the ability to measure & achieve our goals successfully, keeps goals relevant and timely. SMART goals offers one way to bring increasing benefits and accomplishment to the day.
Other benefits of goal setting include:
- Increasing fulfillment
- Better life balance
- Ability to accomplish more
- Can bring more peace
- Allows us to focus more intently
Daily goal setting will help develop new habits with better focus. Maybe, you desire to de-clutter the home but feel overwhelmed. Setting small daily goals to accomplish a bigger goal can help you to move forward in this area of your life.
For example, consider the following:
Overall Big Goal: Declutter & Deep Clean the Bathroom
Day 1: Go through the bathroom drawers. Remove unneeded items.
Day 2: Sort and declutter bathroom shelves.
Day 3: Check medications and dispose of expired products.
Day 4: Clean shower well.
Day 5: Clean toilet and wipe down counter tops.
Day 6: Sweep & mop bathroom.
In smaller steps, it will take one week to complete the overall big goal of decluttering and deep cleaning the bathroom.