Wednesday, 26 August 2015

From Around the Web: 5+1 Fabulous Infographics Guide to Effective Goal Setting

If you are a constant reader of this blog, you would agree that we talk quite a lot about personal productivity. How you can get the very best results you desire from the limited resources available to you. 

The main secret to personal productivity is self leadership and management. This is a post for another day. We want to focus on a sub theme of self leadership which is goal setting. 

I actually believe that the starting point to a productive life is goal setting. It is important to always begin a thing with the end in mind. 

A picture is worth more than a thousands words. So I would lead you through some goal setting infographics.

Goal setting amongst many other things appear to be an every day discussion yet a lot of people still get it wrong.

From research, the best kinds of goals are SMART GOALS.

infographics for setting smart goals

Let's examine a more specific example of what form SMART GOALS should take.

infographic on how to create smart goals

Here is a statistical fact of the effect of setting smart goals.

facts infograhics on setting smart goals

There are several things we can set goals for and the image below represents three categories.

goals to keep your life balance

I want to believe that at this point, you understand what smart goals are. If you do not know how to go about writing your goals, the next image will guide you step by step.

step by step goal setting guide
At this point, you should have had your goals written, so you can move on to the possible ways to achieve them.

infographics on how to achieve your goals

There are some other goal setting blog resources I recommend you read by awesome bloggers

The Beginner’s Guide to Goal Setting by Michael Hyatt

Personal Goal Setting: Planning to Live Your Life Your Way by Sarah Pavey

Goal Setting – Powerful Written Goals In 7 Easy Steps! by Gene Donohue

4 Simple Goal Setting Ideas For 2015 by Jeff Boss on

Over to you
Do you set goals? How do you go about them? Let me read your thoughts in the comment section. Feel free to ask me any question. 

2 comments: said...

I like your examples of infographic! Nowadays, it is really important to be able to bring the attention of internet users to the website. In my opinion, your tips could be really helpful. Thank you a lot!

Harvy Spector said...

I must agree, it helps a lot for me!:)
It's a pretty awesome infographics! :) Have lot's inspiration!:)