A few days separate us from the end of 2020 and the beginning of a new year with new dreams, new plans, and goals waiting to be achieved.
Before you plan a new year, you must review and evaluate yourself, your skills, and your productivity in the current year.
Below, we’ll show you some questions that will be helpful in your yearly plan.
1- Ask yourself, How did you start this year?
2- Did things go according to your expectations?
3- What are your strengths and weaknesses points?
4- What were the main obstacles you faced?
How did you deal with it?
5- Were you able to achieve more?
6- What are the reasons or strategies that made you succeed in accomplishing a certain thing?
Try to answer these questions very objectively.
Self-evaluation helps you to improve your performance, as it helps you to grow, learn, and develop yourself.
To plan smart planning for the new year, you must know the so-called smart goals or S.M.A.R.T Goals, which are an abbreviation of several words that represent criteria that help in setting business goals in an organized and effective manner.
S = Specific
M = Measurable
A = Attainable
R = Relevant
T = Time-Based
So after you have determined your realistic goals that meet the previous conditions, you must now develop a plan.
Write your goals in your notebook, or on a piece of paper and attach them to the wall of your room or On your desk to stay in front of your eyes and on your mind at all times.
And always remember that you do not have to depend on enthusiasm only in planning or starting, but that patience and conviction are the effective tools that you must always have, start the new year properly, try to benefit from all our advice to set your goals for the new year and reap success in 2021.