Day: September 3, 2018

September, at last!

September is here at last! (I don’t like Summer in Korea because it is too hot and the air conditioner everywhere makes me sick.) Only four months to go before the end of the year…! It’s time to look at the goals we set for ourselves in January and make some last adjustments to be able to end the year with a feeling of accomplishment. I always feel a new energy in September: I want to set new goals, and I am sure that I can achieve more during these remaining four months than I did until now. But let’s be honest with ourselves: if we could not perform well on a certain objective during the past 8 months, we probably won’t be able to achieve it until December. I think that a good way to define realistic and doable goals is to draw a third column table: In the first column: Write the goals you want to achieve, ideally. In the second column: Narrow it to something realistic. In the third column: Transform the …