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Danny Pettry is a Certified Success Principles Trainer through Jack Canfield’s organization.

This is week # 8 out of the 52 weeks in 2020.

This week’s success principle is:

Take a goal and chunck it down

Setting a big, inspirational goals was covered during week # 7.

This week is about chunking that goal down into little activities.

Big goal: Write a book.

Breaking it down:

  • interview 10 experts by phone
  • hire an editor to spice it up
  • hire a person at fiverr to create a cover
  • write an outline with 10 to 12 chapters
  • Write five to ten pages per day.


A big goal might be to learn how to play the piano

Breaking it down:

  • Seeking out skilled teachers who are for hire
  • hire one
  • take lessons
  • practice daily
  • get feedback

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Final Thoughts:

Rome wasn’t built in a day.

A person doesn’t climb Mt. Everest in a day.

A person doesn’t become a licensed professional in one day.

Big goals take a lot of time. Set out an action plan to reach your goal.

You’ve got this!




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  • setting goals
  • asking for feedback/ help
  • developing a positive mindset
  • staying determined and persistent

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