Hey there Maarten. So glad to see a fellow companion on the road to excellence! I’ve come to realise that defining your life around certain missions is an incredibly powerful way to enact lasting and meaningful change. This year I wanted to be able to earn enough per week through writing to pay for my groceries. I can’t tell you how satisfying it’s been to achieve this goal and know that the food I now consume is owed to no one but myself. I also started playing piano with the goal being to play my mums favourite song for her this Christmas. Having achieved both of these challenges I think it time to demand more from myself… How does reaching 2500 followers by the end of the year sound to you?
Thanks for writing mate, I feel like we’re on the same page in regards to wanting to improve peoples lives through sharing quality ideas. This post certainly had an impact on me.
From a fellow Phd candidate.