I’ve never really been one for New Year’s resolutions so this year I decided to try something different. I chose growth as my word of the year. The idea being that rather than coming up with resolutions I may or may not keep, all of my goals for the year will center around my word of the year for 2016: growth.
I think focusing on a word of the year rather than a bunch of resolutions is a great way to approach goal setting in the new year. Choosing word of the year will help when deciding which goals I actually want to accomplish this year because they will all have a common theme. Why put effort into anything that doesn’t center around my word of the year? Read more for specifics on how I want to grow this year.