We can easily meet our boss’s deadlines. We can get to the airport with time to spare before our flight. We can submit the team report a day before it is due.Executive SummarySuccess strategist Marsha Egan provides seven strategies for increasing personal accountability to help ensure that your own goals aren’t always on the bottom of your priority list.
And yet, many of us let the goals and deadlines we set for ourselves slide or even disappear. Why is that?
This is an interesting phenomenon that happens with regularity. People place a higher priority on meeting the deadlines and due dates imposed on them by others, sacrificing targets they have made for themselves.