Although reaching your goals cannot be guaranteed, raise the probability of achieving them with the eleven strategies discussed in this chapter.
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Personal desire for reaching a goal is powerful, but often other resources are needed as well. What resources do you need to reach your goals—time, money, position? Additional education? The help of a particular person?
For example, consider the goal of purchasing a computer system for your home office. The resources you might need include: money ...