Published in


The Power of Calling Your Shot

Why talking about your wildest goals helps you achieve them

Hinterhaus Productions / Getty Images

WWhen I set my sights on a big new goal, one of the first things I do is start blabbing about it. Not because I’m totally confident in myself but because I’m afraid that if I don’t call it, I won’t do it.

When it comes to accomplishing a major milestone — training for a marathon, getting…

A publication from Medium on personal development.

Recommended from Medium

Series: Getting Back On Track For Your Life of Purpose — 5 Ways On How To Stop Procrastinating

Eat that Frog with a Pomodoro

I forgot I am a night owl

Waking up at 5am for a week (Day 1)

Revenge Bedtime Procrastination — How to avoid waking up feeling embarrassed?

Newbie Telegram — Note # 02

Time Management Skills For Self Motivation

‘A wealth of information means a poverty of attention.’

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Leigh Stein

Leigh Stein

Author of the critically acclaimed novel SELF CARE, a satire of the wellness industry and girlboss feminism.

More from Medium

How to Cull the Noise and Create a Self-Care Strategy in the New Year

Black woman in white bathtub with water and bubbles

“Think and Grow RICH” by Napoleon Hill

Making Games to #PayItForward — A Holiday Reflection

The Simple Truth Behind Successful Creative Projects: They Start Small