Successful couples reach their goals not simply because of who they are, but more often because of what they do. In marriage, successful couples are intentional about their relationship, they communicate well and often.
Following on from last weeks blog, successful couples do the following things:
3. They know exactly how far they have left to go: Successful couples review their plan and have an honest and regular look at their progress. They understand that they may need to adjust their behaviour or strategy to ensure they reach their goals. They chunk down the larger tasks to smaller, more achievable items and this keeps them motivated from start to finish, because they can see progress. But more importantly they focus on how far they have left to run. They don’t congratulate themselves too early – they press on and stay focused on each goal. They know how far they have left to go.
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