Posts tagged ‘goal setting’

9 Important Money Tasks You Should Do in December

Posted December 7, 2016 under Personal Finance | 3 Comments

The new year is just around the corner, and we’re now reaching the peak of the holiday celebrations. Most of us will be busy attending Christmas parties, school reunions, and yuletide events – but I hope you can also find time to do a personal financial check-up. It’s a good time to take stock of […]

Tags: , ,

How To Overcome The Obstacles That Are Stopping You From Chasing Your Dreams

Posted October 7, 2016 under Mindsetting | 1 Comment

What are your dreams? What are the big goals that you’re hoping to achieve in your life? When you’re alone and imagining your future, what do you see yourself doing? I asked these questions to a few friends, and I got different answers. Some mentioned working on their dream job, while others are running their […]

Tags: , , , , ,

How To Prioritize Financial Goals and Gain Perspective

Posted July 20, 2016 under Mindsetting, Personal Finance | 3 Comments

All of us have financial goals — buy a car, own a house, start a business, save for a child’s college education, and retire comfortably are perhaps the most common. When there’s so many goals that we want to achieve, how can we optimize our cashflow and investments so that we can reach all of […]

Tags: , , ,

If You Want To Reach Your Goals, These Are The Things You Need To Do

Posted December 1, 2015 under Mindsetting | 2 Comments

December is a time when a lot of people are happy and feel most hopeful about life. And beyond the celebrations, shopping, and reunions, it’s also during this month when we look back at everything we’ve done during the year, and note the failures and successes we’ve experienced. However, I’d like to challenge you to […]

Tags: , , ,

What Are You Doing?

Posted July 8, 2015 under Mindsetting | 21 Comments

Once there was a child, who walked into a construction site. The child saw a worker, approached him and asked, “What are you doing?” “Can’t you see?” said the worker. “I’m laying down these bricks.” Then the child saw another worker nearby, who was doing the exact same thing. The child nevertheless approached the second […]

Tags: , , , ,

Only Fools Want To Become Millionaires, So Don’t Be One

Posted February 13, 2015 under Mindsetting | 18 Comments

Do you want to become a millionaire? If you do, then you’re a fool. Why? Because having a million in your bank account won’t make you happy. Do you know what will make you happy? Spending that million. Am I right? If you had a million to spend today, what would you buy? What would […]

Tags: , ,

Research Shows 5 Effective Steps To Achieve Your Goals

Posted January 17, 2015 under Productivity | No Comments

“Writing a book is one of those things that I hope I could do someday,” shares a friend. “So what’s stopping you?” I asked. “Lack of time mostly,” he confessed. “There are weekends when I do have some free time, but then I find myself just staring on a blank page for hours.” “I guess […]

Tags: , , ,

To Have More Money, Should NOT Be Your Goal

Posted July 19, 2014 under Mindsetting | 18 Comments

It’s important to have goals, especially financial goals. And more valuable than simply having these goals is to have the right mindset and purpose. Below are the most common financial goals that people have, and why they’re poor and insufficient in the grand scheme of things. Is your goal to have more money, to earn […]

Tags: , , , ,

How To Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Your Goals

Posted June 24, 2014 under Mindsetting | 5 Comments

We all have goals. Goals, which motivate us to do the things we do everyday. Some people want a big house, some want to go on their dream vacation. Some people want a job promotion, so they can achieve their goal of owning a car. We all have goals. However, reaching our goals is not […]

Tags: , , , ,

The Easy, One-Step Guide To Becoming a Successful Long-Term Investor

Posted February 17, 2014 under Investing | 12 Comments

Imagine that you have a magical money jar. It’s magical because each day, money appears inside it. More specifically, P1,000 worth of coins appear inside the money jar every 24 hours. Yes, that’s P1,000 passive income every single day. Wouldn’t it be great to have this kind of money jar at home? I’m sure it […]

Tags: , , ,

How To Become Rich AND Happy

Posted February 7, 2014 under Mindsetting | 16 Comments

How do you see yourself in 5 years? If you were in a job interview, I’m almost certain that this question will come up along the way. And because it is such a common question that employers ask, you probably have a ready response to it – a reply that would help you get the […]

Tags: , , ,

Forget Financial Resolutions, Here’s The Only Thing You Need To Do in 2014 To Become Rich

Posted December 29, 2013 under Mindsetting | 7 Comments

A lot of people resolve to save more money whenever the new year comes. Unfortunately, only a handful of them would succeed. The reasons for failure vary with every person, but the common thread among them is because they stopped trying. They convinced themselves that it’s really hard to save money, and rationalize this decision […]

Tags: , , , ,