Target VS Mission: Smaller Goals VS Larger Goals

Michael Anthony Best Of, Self Improvement / Healthy Living, Self Improvement / Healthy Living 5 Comments

In the military we’re trained to accomplish missions, and in order to accomplish mission—large scale ones—often, the military will set up smaller targets to accomplish that will eventually lead to the accomplishment of the primary mission. This can be useful as a way of looking at goals.  If a person has a larger goal, in order to reach that goal, …

The CARVER System For Goals – Part 2

Michael Anthony Best Of, Self Improvement / Healthy Living, Self Improvement / Healthy Living 3 Comments

Since my latest blog post about military time management, a lot of people have sent emails asking for a longer description of the military’s CARVER system.  So I decided to elaborate. As stated in my previous post, the military’s system of time management is broken up into the CARVER system. Criticality –the importance of a task. Accessibility –is it easy …

Military Time Management Technique: The CARVER system

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Usually we wish that there were more than 24 hours in a day, so that there are more waking hours for us to get our jobs and tasks done. Yet we see others who have as much work as we do, yet they still have plenty of time to have fun and do personal stuff like going to the beach …