Goal Achievement

Definition: Ability to identify and prioritize activities that lead to a goal.

Those with a capacity for goal achievement can execute a plan to get the desired results. This skill relies on the other four competencies in the Leaders Lead Themselves section: self-management and personal accountability aided by flexibility and resiliency. In other words, goal achievement is the end result of leaders leading themselves. In this section, you will learn tools to establish achievable goals, identify and implement objectives, and take action toward goal accomplishment.

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7 Powerful Results of Nuturing Innovation

By Dr. Evans Baiya

In my work, I hear a lot of reasons why people don't engage in innovation: "That's not part of my job description." "I'm not and idea person." "Innovation doesn

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Three Steps to Personal Goal Setting for Leaders

By Ron Price • 1 min read

Most leaders have completed their organizational plans for next year, communicated with specificity and enthusiasm to their employees, and appropriated the nece

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Ideas to Get Better at Goal Achievement

Want to improve your Goal Achievement skills? Check out this graphic for a variety of ideas that you can start implementing right away to improve your score.

Nine Strategies for Being the Leader of You

By Jalene Case • 4 min read

Being a good leader of others starts with leading ourselves and yet, it’s still not a commonly discussed topic.

Is Communication Sabotaging Your Ability to Innovate?

By Dr. Evans Baiya

Avoid these four communications landmines as you navigate the stages of innovation.

Seven Ways to Remove Obstacles

By Jalene Case • 4 min read

You can have well-planned, daring, or exciting goals and still get knocked off track. In fact, I can pretty much guarantee it.

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How to Move Forward, Especially When You Don’t Feel Like It

By Jalene Case • 4 min read

Behaviors move you closer to what you want. We all know this. But what happens when you don’t feel like doing the thing that you promised yourself you’d do?

You Don’t Have to Write All Your Goals

By Jalene Case • 4 min read

In my 20s, a dental hygienist said to me, “You don’t have to floss all your teeth.” I said, “Great!” Then she landed the one-two punch with, “You on

Top 5 Traits of Successful Innovators

Steve Jobs once said, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” He was certainly referring to leading in terms of industry: if your compan

Building Resilience in Challenging Times (Series Ep. 2)

By Ron Price • 28 min

Host Dale Dixon and TCL Author and Founder Ron Price continue their conversation about Resiliency. Ron gives ideas to increase Resiliency in the five areas he defined in Part 1, using the three steps to success.

Conquering Overcommitment

By Ron Price • 24 min

This week, Host Dale Dixon and TCL Founder Ron Price discuss conquering overcommitment. Ron gives us a list of 11 causes of overcommitment and discusses the cost of committing to too much.

Getting Past Overwhelm

By Ron Price • 24 min

In this episode, Host Dale Dixon and TCL Founder Ron Price discuss overwhelm and its connection to time management.