My Goals, And Personal Life Goals Essay

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No matter who you are, or where you are going in life, it is important to set goals. Goals give you something to work towards. They provide you with motivation to continually improve and work toward achieving the goal you have set. Personally, I try to set goals for myself in various areas of my life. I have noticed that when I set goals for myself I usually work harder, and have a better chance of achieving what I want to accomplish. Some goals I will address in this essay include academic goals, and personal life goals.
I tend to be very indecisive when it comes to decision making. It often takes me awhile to make a decision, and when I do I tend to change my mind. This affects my goal setting because I can not make a decision on what I exactly want to achieve. However, once I come to a decision I usually follow through with it. Barriers along my goal achieving journey include procrastination. This is a problem I often face in my life. Even though I am able to set goals for myself I often put off the time in which I need to achieve them. I intend to overcome this problem by working hard to not procrastinate. Once I set my mind on a goal I need to follow through with it in a timely fashion.
I would say I am motivated by a combination of both intrinsic and extrinsic factors. However, I would definitely say I am more motivated by intrinsic factors. All throughout school, I have constantly pushed myself to continually improve my grades. Many people are not able to motivate…

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