Should You Keep Your Goals to Yourself?

Setting personal and professional goals and planning for the future are just some of the things that entrepreneurs tend to include in their long-term strategies. It is important that you have idea what you want to achieve and how you are going to do that. But should you share your goals with the people around you? Well, according to entrepreneur Derek Sivers, it is better if you keep your goals to yourself.  In his TED Talk, he says that telling someone your goal makes it less likely to happen.

The temptation to share your ambitions and plans with others is often very strong, but it can be a reason why you fail to reach your goals. There is a psychological explanation to this, which you can learn from th video below. Enjoy!

─ December 25, 2015