Achieving your dreams takes hard work, but it also takes a great deal of inspiration. If you’re truly determined, you can follow your dreams all the way to the top. But along the way, you’ll have to focus on a lot of smaller steps that add up to your bigger dreams. With the help of tools from Post-it® Brand, you can use the power of writing things down to help you stay on top of the present and achieve your dreams for the future. After all, when you write something down, you’re 42% more likely to accomplish it.*
Before you can get to achieving big dreams, you have to make sure you stay on top of your day-to-day schedule. The trick to making a busy schedule work is to put it all in one place first. To do it, get yourself a planner and make it the spot where you write down everything that’s going on. Call out key times and dates with Post-it® Arrow Flags so you can find your most important commitments fast. Then, add notes about key details with Post-it® Page Markers, which will give you plenty of room to write when you’ve run out of room on your planner page (or if you’ve just got a lot to remember).With a little extra help from Post-it® Products, your planner will help you see everything at a glance, so you can keep the bigger picture clear while still staying on top of the details.
Studying is also at the top of the list of ways you’ll need to work toward achieving your goals. Studying is vital to your success, so plan it carefully, using Post-it® Super Sticky Lined Notes 4 in. x 6 in. Post-it® Super Sticky Lined Notes help keep your study goals and schedule neat, and they can be moved from place to place whenever you need them. When you’ve got a plan for how to keep up with school, you’ve got a plan that will help you stay prepared for every challenge that comes your way.
In order to achieve your biggest, most aspirational goals and dreams, you’ll want to visualize what you truly hope to achieve. Seeing your goals is important, and, when they’re written down and laid out in front of you, your dreams seem more real and more possible than ever before. Try making a goal board by writing your dreams on Post-it® Super Sticky Note 3 in. x 3 in. and rearranging them with inspiring pictures, quotes, and decorations that express who you are and who you want to become.
With a combination of hard work, organization, and inspiration, you can do anything. And when you write down what you need to achieve, whether it’s studying for a test right now, what you’ll need to accomplish next week, or the championship you want to win in four years, you’ll be one step closer to achieving everything you’ve ever dreamed of. With true determination, there’ll be nothing that can stand in your way.
*Matthews, G. (2007). The impact of commitment, accountability, and written goals on goal achievement. Paper presented at the 87th Convention of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, B.C., Canada.