Goal setting is often heralded as a worthwhile task. Most people, however, don’t set goals. Even if they do set them, it’s only very few people who actually set goals and then follow through on achieving them.
Entrepreneurs as Goal Oriented Individuals
In my point of view, nonetheless, I believe that goal setting is highly significant for an entrepreneur. In fact, I think that the skill of goal setting is one of the essential qualities for an aspiring successful entrepreneur.
Why is goal setting so important?
Succeeding in Business is All About Goal Setting & Achievement
I believe that an an underlying facet of business overall is the setting and achieving of goals. You will quickly observe that the most outstanding businesses and organizations are the ones with a definite mission and a clear set of goals, and they consistently attempt ways of achieving them.
Without Goals, Businesses Perish
Whereas the organizations that are failing and dying are the ones with either no definitive list of objectives. If they do have a set of goals, the goals may be unclear, fuzzy or unrealistic.
I believe that thriving enterprises are the ones with goals that are translated into the actions of the company as a whole – from the top executives to all of the employees.
The Importance of Goal Setting For You
If you’re an entrepreneur, social innovator or passionate person wanting to change the world through your very own enterprise, I suggest you hone your skills of goal setting and goal achievement.
Tomorrow, I’ll continue on with some of my ideas about goal setting.
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