Eventually I realised that having big dreams isn't enough.
A dream will give you a vague, abstract picture of what your life could look like - but without any of the detail that you need to get there.
You'll never be able to build a 'plan' towards your dreams unless you turn them into solid and actionable goals.
Your goals need to have deadlines and they need to be quantified.
It's no use to 'want more money' - unless you know how much.
It's pointless 'wanting to buy that house' - unless you know when by.
It's no good to 'want to lose weight' - unless you know how much.
This realisation changed everything and transformed the outlook of my entire life.
See, to build the life that you want, you have to...