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How to set and achieve your goals

Setting clear goals can help give clarity to your long-term vision and motivate you to get there, writes Mandy Day-Calder. 
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Setting clear goals can help give clarity to your long-term vision and motivate you to get there, writes Mandy Day-Calder

Do you sometimes look at your colleagues and think everyone else is achieving more? Are you in awe of some nurses’ ability to stick to plans and remain unfazed? Well, rest assured, you are not alone.

Although we can’t all be creative geniuses, most of us come up with great ideas from time to time. Yet all too often we set ourselves unrealistic goals that, once the initial enthusiasm wears off, mean our ideas never come to fruition.

Don’t be disheartened though; by doing things differently you can succeed.

Clear goals

Setting clear goals can give clarity to your long-term vision and help motivate

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