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The Start of NaNoWriMo 2015

Many of you familiar with the usual look of my sidebar will notice a new widget. This widget is a NaNoWriMo word count tracker, which serves two purposes: it allows you, the (hopefully) curious reader to see what my progress is, and it forces me to actually write something. For those of you who don't know… Continue reading The Start of NaNoWriMo 2015

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Check-In: Goals for 2015

We are roughly halfway through the year, and I figured it was time to check-in and see how I'm doing goal-wise for 2015. You can find my original post with my goals for 2015 here. This is a long post, so here we go... One // Build a healthier lifestyle I've lost about five pounds this year, which… Continue reading Check-In: Goals for 2015

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Past and Present: Blogging Goals

Friday was the anniversary of my first blog post here (and ever!) on Past and Present: Writings from Stefany Boleyn, a Lifelong Learner. Over the year, I have set goals for myself to develop this blog further. I've changed the subtitle from "Writings from a University Senior" to "Writings from a Lifelong Learner" to "Writings from… Continue reading Past and Present: Blogging Goals

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Motivation in Goal-Making

I came across this blog post recently, and I thought I would share it here. The coach believes goals should be something that isn't exactly tangible. They should be something that you value and want out of yourself. His points: When I am working with people, I ask them hard questions not only to find… Continue reading Motivation in Goal-Making

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Goals for 2015

Happy New Year!! As things go, a new year means New Year Resolutions, and I've never been a big fan of those. During my job as an Academic Success Coach last year, I learned about SMART Goals, and they're designed like this: S - Specific: Know exactly what you want to accomplish. M - Measurable:… Continue reading Goals for 2015