Planning is essential, but plans themselves are worthless! I repeat, planning is essential, but plans themselves are worthless! Even though you have developed your well crafted plan, you will not reach your desired results until you launch it.
Defined goals are great, but trying to achieve a goal without a plan is like trying to build a home without a blueprint. Regardless of how clear your vision of your home is, you need a plan to build it.
The legendary retailer JC Penny profoundly said, "Show me a stock clerk who has goals, and I will show you a man who will make history; but show me a man who has no goals, and I will show you a stock clerk!"
A historical university study backs this up. The study found...