Set LONG, MEDIUM and SHORT term goals for study and life
Split goals into pieces to make tasks for your schedule:
LONG: I want to run a marathon!
MEDIUM: Run 5km without stopping by the end of Semester.
SHORT: Run 1km tomorrow. Eat only healthy bento this week.
LONG: I want to do a Masters degree in a good US university
MEDIUM: TOEFL iBT 100 by 4th year. Save money.
SHORT: Speaking Test centre once a week. Get a part time job.
LONG: I want to volunteer for the UN when I am 25.
MEDIUM: Improve my English. Learn French. Get overseas volunteer experience
SHORT: Go to CCC/EF. Go to Global Village. Join a volunteer circle
1) Have your dreams changed?
2) Are you making progress towards your medium term goals?
3) Are you effectively doing your short term tasks?
4) Are any new tasks necessary?