Let your joy be in your journey, not in some distant goal.— Tim Cook, CEO of Apple
Keep Your Goals Intangible
James Rigato - Top Chef competitor and owner of Zagat-rated Mabel Gray - may seem like he's at the top of his game, but he's just warming up. Hear his take on how deeply personal goals are, and why you should always be shooting for the moon.
Just hearing the term “Big Hairy Audacious Goals” makes us want to book a waxing appointment. However, Jim Collins explains why having a BHAG (one that requires long-term planning AND has a sense of immediacy) is an extremely effective way to get to “your moon”.
What does your sex life and your aspirations have in common? Ain’t nobody else’s business but your own. Listen to Derek Sivers’ quick TED talk on why keeping your ambitions to yourself actually helps you achieve them.
If you’re having trouble getting on board with a big a** goal (turns out a lot of people do), try baby steps instead. Take a look at a few tips for eating an elephant one bite at a time.