Writing down your goals can motivate you to achieve them.
Record your goals and identify what needs to be done by when. And remember that achievable goals are SMART:
Here's an example of what some of your goals might be if your dream is to have a business of your own.
Goal: Gather available print and electronic information about self-employment.
Complete by: July 15
Goal: Explore different self-employment options (e.g. home-based, franchise, partnership, etc.)
Complete by: August 15
Goal: Determine if I am personally suited to be self-employed.
Complete by: August 31