How to make better New Year’s resolutions

How to make better New Year’s resolutions

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How to make better New Year’s resolutions
Like most people, I used to set a New Year’s resolution on January 1st … only to completely abandon it by February. I’m not alone either. According to U.S. News, 80% of people who set New Year’s resolutions fail to meet their goals. It’s the reason why gyms will be FILLED with people in the first few months of the year, only to thin out as the year goes on.   Frustrated and tired of setting bad goals, I decided to make a change. So I researched new goal-setting methods and discovered a system that not only allowed me to set good goals but keep myself accountable to them as well. In January, I used this system to set a goal to run a marathon — and I completed it by April. Me reflecting on my newfound goal-setting skills. The difference maker: My goals became SMART. What are SMART goals? SMART goals are the cure for vague, aimless New Year’s resolution goals like: “I want to go to the gym every day.” “I want to get rich.” “I want to travel more.” On the surface, they all seem like good New Year’s resolutions. However, they fall prey to the big [...]
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15 lessons on money and marriage from couples who have been married 10+ years

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15 lessons on money and marriage from couples who have been married 10+ years
We asked members of the IWT community who have been married at least 10 years (aka “forever” in Hollywood years) to share their #1 piece of financial advice for couples. Here’s what they said: [...]
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Forget New Year’s Resolutions and Conduct a ‘Past Year Review’ Instead

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Forget New Year’s Resolutions and Conduct a ‘Past Year Review’ Instead
I’m often asked about how I approach New Year’s resolutions. The truth is that I no longer approach them at all, even though I did for decades. Why the change? I have found “past year reviews” [...]
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4 easy money fixes to do before New Year’s

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4 easy money fixes to do before New Year’s
Ah, the new year. A time for parties, champagne, and questionable decisions made because of the aforementioned parties and champagne. Before you say goodbye to 2018, there are four things you can do t [...]
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Does More Information Bring Better Leads? The Equation To Get More Sales

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Does More Information Bring Better Leads? The Equation To Get More Sales
In today’s episode of The Art of Passive Income—Round Table edition, Mark is joined by: Scott Bossman Tate Litchfield Erik Peterson Aaron Williams Mimi Schmidt Scott Todd We get into a great to [...]
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Hamilton Morris on Better Living Through Chemistry: Psychedelics, Smart Drugs, and More (#337)

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Hamilton Morris on Better Living Through Chemistry: Psychedelics, Smart Drugs, and More (#337)
(Photo: Danilo Parra) “It’s good to take things seriously. You don’t want to be afraid, but it’s a serious experience. I would say it’s no less serious than being reborn. [...]
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Is SPI Better Than Business School? 9 Lessons One Reader Used to Grow His Business

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Is SPI Better Than Business School? 9 Lessons One Reader Used to Grow His Business
Better than business school? Read about how Salo Mizrachi grew his family business to six-figures and doubled it using 9 lessons he learned from Smart Passive Income. [...]
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