It’s that time of year again when you start thinking about your resolutions for the coming year. I say forget New Year’s resolutions! Does that surprise you? Most people don’t keep them so why bother? Does that mean never commit to a personal goal or positive habit? No way!
In this article I’ll explain why you should “forget New Year’s resolutions”. These are made in anticipation of the New Year, like a new beginning. As you look back over the previous year, you find things you want to improve on like your health, fitness, finances, or just being a better person! How can you possible do that without a resolution?
Forget New Year’s Resolutions and Still be Successful All Year
It’s no surprise that 88% of people who make New Year’s resolutions fail before January is even over! Have you ever noticed the first week of the year, the gym is so packed with people you’ve never seen before! Don’t worry, you’ll never see them again by the end of that first month.
You can forget New Year’s resolutions and still achieve success in your life. The problem is that most people procrastinate most of the year. I’ll wait until the New Year, a new beginning. Does that sound familiar? They let days, weeks, months go by without making a change in order to wait for that magical first day of the year when they can start anew.
Here’s a flash. You can start anew at any time. You do not need a New Year to set a goal, whatever it may be. If you want to lose weight then do it now! If you want to earn more money then do it now. If you want to be a better person then start your personal development now!
When you set goals and takes action on them at the time they are important to you, you will have greater success in reaching them, so forget New Year’s resolutions. If you wait until the New Year, chances are that goal was not too important to begin with!