‘’What you do every day matters more than what you do once in a while.’’ – Gretchen Rubin.
Have you ever set goals that quickly went out the window or became unreachable? If so, this episode on effective goal setting will be of interest to you. We are delighted to reveal this week’s solo episode with your host Aoife O’Brien is a two-part special focusing on the secret to creating routines to reach your goals.
Throughout this discussion, Aoife shares her approach and valuable tips on setting goals and explores the power behind building productive daily habits to help make your goals more achievable. Let’s not forget small steps can lead to significant changes! There is no doubt about it that 2021 was a rollercoaster year for all, so if you have eased yourself gently into 2022 so far without setting any year-end development goals, fear not as you can set goals at any given time that works best for you. This short episode is full of actionable tips and tools to help you plan, adapt, and smash your yearly targets. Essential points covered throughout this episode include:
– The pressure from social media.
– Why is self-reflection important?
– The benefits of meditation.
– Aoife’s intentional theme for 2022.
– Commitment acknowledgement and celebrating wins.
– Understanding and embracing the habit loop.
– Reward methods for boosting motivation.
– Assessing your Wheel of Life.
– The impact of small changes.
– Goals VS Systems.
– Unlocking happiness and making time for self-evaluation.
Be sure to come back and join us on Friday 4 February 2022 for part two of this session.
THE LISTENER’S SAY:
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Happier at Work replay episode – Gerry Duffy on Goal Setting:
Best-selling author, podcast host and in-demand speaker Gretchen Rubin:
Goodreads, the world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations:
Charles Duhigg – The Power of Habit
James Clear – Atomic Habits
Aoife O’Brien’s recommended reading list:
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Connect with Happier at Work host Aoife O’Brien: