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Teen Tips (How to Set Goals)


Setting goals can help people in various ways to accomplish things in their life that will help them succeed in life.

Setting goals can be an easy and efficient way to accomplish something that has been needing improvements from day one.  It can be a sure way to get people motivated and back on track for their high ambitions to succeed.  Setting goals can be set up in order to achieve something without the chaos of figuring out how to get there.  To help make goals and better achieve them follow some of the tips below to help out the process and get a better grip on things:

  • First, set a goal.  Set a goal that would help achieve something and better meet the ambitions that are present.

  • Second, make a plan.  Figure out how to meet the goal.  Make sure that it is a full proof way to avoid failures along the way.

  • Third, give 100% effort into it.  Whenever all of someones effort is put into achieving the goal it makes it easier for them to reach there goal.

  • Fourth, do not give up.  Whenever someone is set on a goal do nothing other than encourage them into stick through and accomplishing it.

  • Fifth, jump the extra distance. Whenever all of someones effort is put into something they are usually really close to going through with their goal, until a road block comes up.  In order to finish and fulfill the goal that was set then jump the extra distance to make it happen.

Setting goals can be as easy as one two three but actually following through with it is a different story. In order to fully succeed and achieve the goal that is set then follow the tips above to get there one step closer at a time.


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    KYARA M.May 29, 2014 at 6:19 pm

    I agree with this blog!!! 🙂

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    NATHAN W.May 3, 2014 at 12:32 am

    I agree with this post. Setting goals can really help you.

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    MEGAN S.Apr 28, 2014 at 2:30 pm

    Great blog! I like the whole aspect of Teen Tips <3 #teentipsforever!!! 🙂
    -Megan Streightiff