New Year’s Resolution Check-In

It has been less than three weeks since we welcomed in 2012 but it’s already National Ditch Your Resolution Day! We hope you’re still working toward yours (after using our easy guide on how to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions, of course) but just in case you’re struggling, we thought we’d check in on you and bring a little motivation!
When working towards your New Year’s Resolution, keep in mind three things:

1) Don’t forget that these things take time. About.com wants to make sure that we “Remember that Change is a Process”. It’s only been a few weeks, so don’t be too hard on yourself if you’re not seeing changes immediately. Your resolution is not a sprint; it’s a day-to-day improvement that will only get better – and easier – over time.

Keep motivation close by!

2) Remember the reason behind the resolution. When you find yourself slacking on your goal, remind yourself why you chose this resolution. Once you remember why it was important to you in the first place, your motivation will be renewed.

3) Think positive. It’s easy to start to feel negative once the initial motivation behind the resolution fades, but positive thinking can be one of your best assets. Whether you develop a personal mantra or think of an inspirational quote, do what you can to keep a positive outlook.

Remember these three pieces of advice and you’ll be a Resolution-Breaker no more! Do you have a special way of keeping yourself motivated? Share it with us below!

0

Leave a Reply

Popular Articles
The Job Interview Survival Kit

The Job Interview Survival Kit
05.23.17

You've researched the role, you've brushed up on your skills, you've confirmed the interview date...what's left to prepare? Take a look at our survival kit below and make Read More…
7 Things to Leave OFF Your Resume

7 Things to Leave OFF Your Resume
06.05.17

Crafting your resume comes with some pretty standard guidelines—like listing a professional email address and scouring the page for typos and grammatical errors before sending it out. Read More…
17 Actually Realistic Goals to Make in 2017

17 Actually Realistic Goals to Make in 2017
12.22.16

It's that time of year again when all you hear is that old saying, "New year, new me!" Roll your eyes all you want, but making goals for 2017 doesn't mean Read More…
Ways to Find an Internship

Ways to Find an Internship
02.15.17

Brought to You By our Partners at College Ave Student Loans There’s no denying the financial benefits that an internship can offer – it can provide Read More…
Twitter
The College Juice © 2017