We as humans need milestones to measure and regulate the flow of our lives. “New Year” is one of those milestones. It is one of the ways we avoid the hamster-on-the-wheel feeling of one day, one week, one month, one year blending into the next with little changing. It is an opportunity to make fresh starts. But it isn’t too late! We can make a fresh start any time.
An exciting and sometimes overwhelming aspect of the end of a year is the abundance of ideas, tools, and investment opportunities related to the “new start” of the calendar flipping over to a new year. They begin in December, and it seems to me, are increasingly being promoted into the new year. This makes a lot of sense since many of us are consumed by holiday activities of many kinds during December.
Through the early months of the year, there continue to be offerings in my email box and on social media about making 2018 a stellar year. At the time when, statistics indicate, many people who did their new year’s resolutions “on time” are letting those new aspirations and plans fade a bit or have given up on them, some of us are focusing on how 2018 can be better.
I admit, I am doing my real fresh start work now. And it is okay. You can do it too. Even if you are reading this in March or June or September, you can make a fresh start NOW.
One of the downsides of the big annual “new year’s resolutions” push is that the timeline is “this year I will” – and so if we don’t do something right away, it is okay. We still have 11 months, or 10 or 9 or….. more months to accomplish what we had set as our goal. Believe me, I have done that repeatedly! It is amazing how those months fly past and before I know it, another year has passed. Given that history of mine, I have been overjoyed to find a resource that I believe will make a huge difference in my ability to reach my goals and dreams.
This resource not only provides easy to follow strategies, it actually gives a whole new perspective on time and how to use it to get where you want to go. The 12 Week Year – Get More Done In 12 Weeks Than Other Do In 12 Months is a process and framework that focuses us on 12 Week time periods. And of course 12 week time periods can start any time we choose.
I highly recommend you check out this book through my affiliate link and join me in doing our fresh start work now. I would love to hear from you as you use this framework and process! Here’s the link to learn more about it: The 12 Week Year