chapter 3

Setting positive objectives and goals

‘Begin with the end in mind.’

Stephen Covey, author and management consultant

To feel confident, you need to be focused; focus brings satisfaction and a sense that you’re not wasting your time.

Do you ever think seriously about what you want to achieve during your lifetime? Do you ever reflect and ask yourself if you’re making the most of your life? Or are you like the majority of people – going from day to day, busily doing the things that need to be done but never really thinking seriously about why you’re doing them?

People who make the most of their lives have a sense of purpose about them. They know ...

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