Staying committed is not easy
Stay committed and focused on your goals. Are you someone who often starts and stops habits and doesn’t stick with the things you once were so passionate about? You’re not alone. Many people make goals and set out to achieve them, but fall short due to a lack of commitment.
Most of us give up on our New Year resolutions by the end of January, which are often replaced with promises to try again next year. Keeping up with a New Year’s resolution can be even harder when you’re already dealing with life’s complications.
There will be times when it seems like the whole world is stacked against you and you just don’t know how to keep up with your hard work. You may even go through periods where you feel like you’re not making any progress at all. But by continuing to take steps forward and never giving up, you will eventually reach your goal and be able to finally enjoy the feeling of accomplishment and satisfaction that you’ve been waiting for.
I know, it’s not easy to stay committed to your goals. We all aim to reach them, but there are times when we get distracted and our focus shifts. It is so important to stay committed and keep working towards your goal this new year! The more you do the more likely you will be successful in achieving it.
How can I commit?
No matter what the goal, it is difficult to maintain consistent commitment. If you have an important goal that you have been committed to for years, recommitting to it this year can help motivate you to continue following through on your dreams and aspirations.
Research has shown that people who share their goals with others and support one another achieve their goals more often.
Goals come in all shapes and sizes – personal, professional, academic, or otherwise. Regardless of what your goal is, it may be difficult to stay committed to it for an extended period of time.
The key to staying committed to your goal is having a strong support system to keep you accountable and encourage you during the ups and downs of life.
The holidays are the perfect time to reflect on the year that has passed, and to also come up with resolutions for the new year. One resolution that many people make is to stay committed to their goals.
At the end of the day, we’re all tempted to give up and stop trying. When we feel like we’re on top of the world, we find it easy to keep on going. But when we’re feeling down, we sometimes need a little encouragement from someone else.
So, why do you want to achieve your goal? Why is it important enough for you? What does success look like for you?
Ask yourself these questions for the new year, start working towards your goals and stay committed.