Tips for New Year’s Resolution Success
So we’ve put together a list of tips and tricks to help you in big ways over the coming months.Small Resolutions Yield Big Rewards If you find yourself overwhelmed by your original resolution, consider breaking it down into smaller, more manageable goals. For example, rather than promising yourself that you’re going to overhaul your entire house by the beginning of spring, try starting with resolving to organize your closet by the end of next week. Reaching smaller goals throughout the year is the key to continued success, and you’re a lot less likely to fail.
New Year, New Resolutions Reflect on your current resolutions. Is it the same goal you’ve set for yourself for the past couple of years? It’s never too late to set new goals and strive for something else. You’ll be less likely to get bored of trying, and you’ll be more likely to succeed.
Visual Reminders Are Very Helpful If you see it, you’ll have to think about it. So keep your most important resolutions top of mind with visual reminders. If your resolutions include home improvement projects, try leaving things like paint brushes, tools or notes around the house where you can’t miss them. They’ll help you remember that you set out to do something, and it’ll keep those projects on the top of your to-do list. Here are some other great aids that you can use to keep you on track.
Don’t Give Up Things are going to happen throughout the year to make you question your will to continue. Don’t let them stop you from striving to reach your goals. As the year continues, take time to look back on all that you’ve accomplished. Focus on your successes. It’s perfectly normal to feel guilty if you miss an initial goal, but it should never compromise your long-term vision.
For even more resolutions tips and tricks, be sure to check out these resources:
- 11 Easy Ways to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions
- 13 Ways to Be Happier in Your Home This Year
- The Best Way to Keep a New Year’s Resolution
- 6 Tips for Keeping New Year’s Resolutions