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Achieving High Performance by Pippa Bourne, Michael Bourne

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Setting Goals

Work takes up a large chunk of your life, so job satisfaction is important. Achieving it doesn’t necessarily mean changing job, it could just be a matter of broadening your existing role. Knowing what you enjoy and want to achieve will help ensure you’re in the right job. If you’re in the right job, you’re more likely to succeed at what you do.

Examining your ambitions

Getting a clear view of your ambitions is not quite as easy as it seems. First, you may have arrived where you are more by chance than by design and it can be hard to avoid being influenced by your current situation. So, if you are working in sales, you may not look beyond a future in which you progress through the ranks to become sales manager and then sales director. ...

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