Jim Hopkinson is an author, writer, and speaker living in New York City. His focus is on career development for the new economy, showing how new media, technology and branding are changing how people look at their career and lifestyle. Read more...
So where does this leave us? Is goal-setting still worth it? Are there things we can set our sights on that can actually help us accumulate more wealth in the future?
The answer is there isn’t a magical thing you can do that will automatically set you up for success. Yes, setting goals will certainly help, but what’s most productive is combining tried and true historical data with the best information on future trends.
Here are a few goals that should be on your list if you're looking for success this year.