Enjoy the happiness of accomplishment

Enjoy the happiness of accomplishment

Some say happiness is more about the journey than the destination. 

And I'd agree that it's important to savour and apprecaite every step along the way rather than just waiting until you get to the end. 

But that being said, there's no doubt that it feels good to work towards and achieve something meaningful; and that that brings with it a particular type of happiness – achievement and accomplishment and satisfaction and pride. 

So check out these great tips for reaching your goals super-fast and put them into practice in your life for more happy days…

via PickTheBrain by Tom Casano

Fully Commit

Decide that you’re going to keep working at it until your reach your goal. The word “de-cide” literally means “to cut away from”. Think of the other strong commitments you’ve made in your life. There’s no turning back, you stick to it consistently and keep moving forward, no matter what. Make this same kind of commitment to your goal.

Challenge Your Excuses

Don’t let your excuses rule you. Listen to them and write them down. Make a list of all of the excuses and reasons why you can’t be working on it today. You’re not “in the mood”, something came up, etc. If there are real circumstances and responsibilities that are preventing you from working on it, then that’s okay. But if it’s just because you have to check Facebook for 30 minutes, you’ll want to write that one down, and see if that’s a good enough reason to not be working towards your goal.

Choose the Right Goal

Make sure that your goal strikes a balance between being challenging and realistic. If you give yourself too big of a goal, to the point where it becomes overwhelming, you won’t even want to attempt it. Make sure that you goal is do-able. If you break that goal down into smaller steps to be completed every day, however, you won’t feel so intimidated…

…keep reading the full list and the original article HERE