Howdy! This blog has been on hold for a few months because we’ve all been sucked into a really nasty combination of school, work, and sleep deprivation. Burnout, flameout, you know how it is. But hey, it’s the new year, and that means it’s time to get everything back on track.

One of the best tools for the new year and getting things done is setting goals! Or you can call them resolutions, that works too.

The whole point of setting resolutions is to have something you want to work toward. Over the course of the year, you can measure your progress against your original resolution and see whether you are making any progress towards your goals.

Now it might seem a little lame, and I am not going to bore you with talk of SMART goals. You’ve probably have already hear enough of that (if not http://topachievement.com/smart.html ). Instead, I sort of wanted to discuss some really interesting ideas about goal setting that I’ve read up on and also how to make sure that you actually manage to finish those goals. No point in setting a goal if you don’t actually do it right?

It’s a “new year” and it’s time for a “new you”. Here are some of the things I’m going to be trying out to make sure I’ll be hitting all my goals for the year. The first two are actually straight from the mouth of Warren Buffett. He’s a billionaire, so he must be doing something right.

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