Has goal setting helped your quality-of-life? Today we review a recent blog post where the author decides that goals have possibly ruined much of his life. Today our round table contributors will dive into this post from blogger Alex West, and talk about measurement of goals, a horizon that always seems to be unreachable, the randomness of progress, and more.
After our discussion on goals (or the lack thereof), we’ll shift gears to speak with Pam Andrews from The Scholarship Shark. How can you help someone not only get into the school of their dreams but help them get it paid for with scholarships? We’ll discuss the problems students face, the important aspects to think about when targetting scholarships AND we’re also thrilled to announce our brand-spanking-new partnership with Pam. Looking for more after our discussion? You can find out more at: StackingBenjamins.com/scholarships.
We’ll round out our show by sharing the results of a timely and special poll. A few weeks ago we asked our friends on social media what their best “investment” has been so far during this unprecedented quarantine. During today’s MagnifyMoney question we’ll ask our contributors to answer this same question and we’ll also share some of the answers Twitter shared with us.
One last thing… we’ll always save some time for Doug’s trivia.
Today’s Topic: Is Goal-Setting Overrated?
- Today our round table contributors are diving into a blog post by Alex West: is goal-setting overrated? Want to read Alex’s piece before our contributors give their take? Click HERE.
- A special thanks to J.D. Roth for reading today’s piece! You can find more more from J.D. at the Get Rich Slowly blog.
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Friday’s Fintech Company: The Scholarship Shark
A big thanks to Pam Andrews for talking with us today! You can find more from Pam at her site: TheScholarshipShark.com
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- What is the hottest temperature ever recorded in the U.S.?
- We took to Twitter and asked our followers what has been their best “investment” during quarantine so far.
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Join us Monday!
Have you been waiting for your change in fortune? Wondering when you’ll get your due? On Monday we’ll sit down with Gay Hendricks, author of Conscious Luck, to find out how you can start creating your own good luck.
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