Goals

How to Take an Accelerated Approach to Goal Setting

Contributor
Entrepreneur Network Contributors
2 min read
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.

This article previously ran on June 13, 2016.

Chris Haddon and Jason Balin, co-founders of Columbia, M.D.-based lending and real-estate companies Hard Money Bankers and REI 360, are serious about goal-setting. In this video, the Entrepreneur Network partners outline their own personal rules to achieve accelerated goal-setting.

"It's extremely important to mentally prepare yourself, get your goals on paper and understand a vision of where you want to get to," says Balin. 

These rules include:

  • Write your goal down on paper.
  • Put a timeline on your goals.
  • Your goals must be measurable.
  • Start at the end and work your way back to today.
  • Get a coach.
  • Have accountability.

Watch more videos from the folks at REI 360 on their YouTube channel here.

Related: Real-Estate Pros Examine the Habits, Skills and Books That Make Them Tick

The Entrepreneur Network is a global movement of creative, energetic and inspired video creators sharing their ideas, experience and vision for the next generation of business founders and owners. We provide expertise and opportunities to accelerate brand growth and effectively monetize video and audio content distributed across all digital platforms for the business genre.

Click here to become a part of this growing video network.

More from Entrepreneur

Grow Your Business at Entrepreneur LIVE! Join us on Nov. 16 in Brooklyn, NY, to learn from legends like Danica Patrick and Maria Sharapova, pitch our editors, meet with investors, and potentially walk away with funding!
Register here

One-on-one online sessions with our experts can help you start a business, grow your business, build your brand, fundraise and more.
Book Your Session

Whether you are launching or growing a business, we have all the business tools you need to take your business to the next level, in one place.
Enroll Now

Latest on Entrepreneur

My Queue

There are no Videos in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any video to save to your queue.

There are no Articles in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any article to save to your queue.

There are no Podcasts in your queue.

Click on the Add to next to any podcast episode to save to your queue.

You're not following any authors.

Click the Follow button on any author page to keep up with the latest content from your favorite authors.