Lerato Maimela
Digital Journalist
2 minute read
30 Dec 2021
6:36 pm

Daily hacks: Tips to help you keep your New Year’s resolutions

Lerato Maimela

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New Year's resolutions for 2022. Picture: iStock

With the year finally coming to an end, many people are writing down their resolutions for the new year.

As much as it is highly rewarding and fulfilling to achieve all your personal and career goals, it is important to remember not to be too hard on yourself and to try and be realistic with your resolutions and goals.

Here are some easy tips to keep in mind when jotting down your New Year’s resolutions for the year 2022:

Be realistic

The easiest way to achieve your goals in the time period that you ahve set for yourself is to ensure that your goals are attainable.

Outline your plan

Be prepared by noting down the things which could get in your way of achieving your goals, and state how you plan to overcome th challenges to ensure that your resolutions do indeed happen.

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Talk about your resolutions

Sometimes our goals and resolutions may be too personal, but try to share your general resolutions with your friends and family so they can assist you in achieving them and support you throughout the year.

Another great way to share your resolutions would be to have a buddy who shares the same goals as you so you can both support and motivate each other to achieve your goals.

Track your progress

Remember, short-term goals are easier to keep. Keep track and note down each small success you make as it is an indication of you getting closer to your bigger goal and resolution.

Do not beat yourself up

Life is very unpredictable, and you may reach some bumpy roads in your journey which might take you longer to achieve your goals. This is not the end of the world.

Do the best you can each day and try your best not to give up.