79. How Billionaires Think | Redefining How You Set Your Goals

Oct 5, 2017 | 0 comments

When were you taught how to set goals properly? Most of us were never taught goal setting, but Gary Keller has developed an incredible model based on the strategies billionaires use to achieve extraordinary levels of success. Geoff Woods and Jay Papasan share this model so you can learn how to set goals the right way, in both your professional and personal life. This model is the foundation of our very first live event, The ONE Thing Goal Setting Retreat! When: November 30th, 2017 – December 1st, 2017 Where: Austin, Texas Learn more: the1thing.com/event

The ONE Thing to Implement From This Episode:

If you choose to implement this episode, understand that you will struggle when you start asking those big questions and goal setting to the now. If that’s you, you’re doing it right! It’s difficult to get clarity about what will matter most to you 20, 30, 40 years into the future. However, as you work backward, things get easier. So what is the ONE thing from this episode that you can implement to gain clarity about your goals?

In this episode you will learn…

  • [4:30] How a billionaire becomes a billionaire.
  • [11:35] What the purpose of a goal is.
  • [19:45] Why you need to be kind to yourself (and stop setting yourself up for failure).
  • [26:35] How proper goal setting leverages the domino effect.
  • [33:15] ONE ‘goal setting to the now’ exercise you can use to gain clarity.


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Are you struggling with goal setting? One of the biggest challenges many people have with goal setting is that they don’t frequently get out of their environment; they don’t surround themselves with the people who will expand their minds so that they can set goals properly. That’s why our first live event will be a goal setting retreat: What: The ONE Thing Goal Setting Retreat When: November 30th, 2017 – December 1st, 2017 Where: Austin, Texas If you’d like to get out of your environment, spend two days with Geoff Woods and Jay Papasan, and establish clearly defined goals for the next year, go to the1thing.com/event. There are limited spots and we expect to sell out, so take action now while seats are available.

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