One of the biggest barriers to scoring goals is setting them so big that they start to feel unachievable.
Instead, break them down into small goals and achieve your first goal quick.
People constantly fall into the trap of setting overly-ambitious goals for the year. For example, “This year, I must save $5,000 to go on holidays”. That’s a lot of pressure to put on yourself.
How about, “This January, I am going to spend $400 less”?