Setting Goals To Win
Screenshot from one of our coaching courses showcasing a realistic planning process.
Most musicians never set goals!
Here is the problem with that: Its one of the biggest reasons why musicians fail.
But if you think about it´s not really their fault . It´s just that most people never learned to set goals. They don´t understand the advantages of setting goals versus just working without them and hoping for things to work out.If you think about it´s common sense.
Goals motivate and guide. It´s scientifically proven to work and has been thoroughly studied. Check this wikipedia link for studies https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goal_setting
We surveyed and interviewed thousands of musicians and music industry experts for patterns of what works and what doesn't in the music industry.
Screenshot with survey results from our coaching courses where we tried to find a pattern in the sometimes chaotic survey replies. (We ran surveys with thousands of musicians trying to find root causes of dysfunctional behavior )
And and those who used written goals and proper planning had much improved results compared to those who didn't.
For this exercise we will use the proven SMART criteria, which is excellent because it forces you to specify your goals.
Discover the incredible power of goal setting for your music career. Learn how to use goal-setting exercises to create accountability.