Goals and values

April 2022 update – getting clear on my goals

April has been a bit of a re-set month. I had two weeks' holiday in Tasmania, went on a one week training course and some of my work pressures turned a corner. The much needed time out has given me some time to reflect. My 2022 goals, to focus on fun and passion projects, have… Continue reading April 2022 update – getting clear on my goals

Goals and values

February 2022 update – fun, passion projects, health and wellbeing and finances

2022 is my year to focus on fun and passion projects (see my plan here), but I also continue to track my health and wellbeing and personal finances, which have been focuses in previous years. I think February is the busiest month of the year at work. Many people in Australia take the whole of… Continue reading February 2022 update – fun, passion projects, health and wellbeing and finances

Health and wellbeing

5 short term tasks to boost your long term health habits

Just like financial goals, improving and maintaining your health and wellbeing is long-term and relies on small, consistent habits. Never-the-less, when I started my journey towards financial independence, there were a couple of things that could be achieved early on that kick-started my progress (see my post on 10 things that I did in this… Continue reading 5 short term tasks to boost your long term health habits

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January 2022 update

My focus for this year is making time for some fun activities, and spending time on passion projects. I'm still tracking my health and wellbeing, and personal finances from previous years, but keeping these on autopilot rather than trying to actively work on them. I've set up a calendar spreadsheet to help me plan trips… Continue reading January 2022 update

Goals and values

A system and task list for my 2022 focus – passion projects and fun

My focus for this year is making time for some fun activities, and spending time on passion projects. I've done some thinking about what I want to achieve (see my post on project planning) and which areas I'm going to start with (see my post on my list of fun activities and passion projects). In… Continue reading A system and task list for my 2022 focus – passion projects and fun

Health and wellbeing

Health and Wellbeing – September update

My 'project' for 2021 is a focus on health and wellbeing, and as part of the plan I will be monitoring progress through monthly reviews, which I'll share here. Monitoring should not be confused with evaluation - these monthly updates are not an assessment of whether or not my annual plan is a success or… Continue reading Health and Wellbeing – September update

Health and wellbeing

Health and Wellbeing – July update

My 'project' for 2021 is a focus on health and wellbeing, and as part of the plan I will be monitoring progress through monthly reviews, which I'll share here. Monitoring should not be confused with evaluation - these monthly updates are not an assessment of whether or not my annual plan is a success or… Continue reading Health and Wellbeing – July update

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Health and Wellbeing – April update

My 'project' for 2021 is a focus on health and wellbeing, and as part of the plan I will be monitoring progress through monthly reviews, which I'll share here. Monitoring should not be confused with evaluation - these monthly updates are not an assessment of whether or not my annual plan is a success or… Continue reading Health and Wellbeing – April update

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Health and Wellbeing – March update

My 'project' for 2021 is a focus on health and wellbeing, and as part of the plan I will be monitoring progress through monthly reviews, which I'll share here. Monitoring should not be confused with evaluation - these monthly updates are not an assessment of whether or not my annual plan is a success or… Continue reading Health and Wellbeing – March update

Health and wellbeing

Health and Wellbeing – February update

My 'project' for 2021 is a focus on health and wellbeing, and as part of the plan I will be monitoring progress through monthly reviews, which I'll share here. January was spent planning so February is the first month of action. Just like business projects, it's important not to mix up monitoring with evaluation. Monitoring… Continue reading Health and Wellbeing – February update