Peel Back the Layers to Reach the Hidden Power of Your Goals by Asking 3 Daring "Whys"
This is true for many aspects of life, including finances. Most of us realize that. It’s why we set New Year’s resolutions – and why more than half of all Americans set some type of financial goal as a resolution each year.1
As great as setting goals is, it won’t accomplish much for you if you can’t achieve them. And, maybe not so surprisingly, the vast majority of people (92% according to the research) don’t achieve their goals.2
Why? Why do we struggle so much to meet the goals we set for ourselves? Is it because we don’t want to? Because we lack commitment? Not so much.
One big reason behind our failures could be a lack a clear connection between present reality and future goals.
That vagueness can cut the emotional ties to a financial goal, decreasing the passion and commitment that actually lie within.3
When we don’t connect our goals at a deep level, it’s easy to get off track and lose momentum.
So, how can we stay on track to achieve our financial goals?
By reconnecting the vivid emotions behind them and digging deeper to uncover our inner passions and motivations behind our goals.3
A simple way to to dig deeper into the underlying reason for your financial goals is by peeling back the layers and asking yourself “why?” three times.