Joshua Becker shares his eight reasons why keeping a journal will help us reach our goals: 1.) Keeping a journal requires us to write out our goals; a great way to declare our intentions and clarify them. 2.) A journal is a record of our progress toward those goals. 3.) Writing requires us to think through the whys and the hows. 4.) A journal proves we have solved problems in the past, providing motivation in the future. 6.) Writing reminds us to think beyond the obvious. 7.) Even a private journal provides accountability. 8.) A written account allows us the opportunity to share our story to inspire others.
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Carrie Rattle is a Principal at BehavioralCents.com, a website for women focused on mind and money behaviors. She has worked in the financial services industry for 20+ years and hopes to inspire women to better prepare themselves for financial independence.