Start your free trial now, and begin learning software, business and creative skills—anytime, anywhere—with video instruction from recognized industry experts.

Start Your Free Trial Now

Achieving Your Goals

with Dave Crenshaw

Video: Achieving results

Set yourself up for success by learning to set realistic goals that can be broken into meaningful action steps.
please wait ...
Achieving Your Goals
Video duration: 0s 25m 26s Appropriate for all


Setting achievable goals is one of the first steps toward a successful career and meaningful personal development. In this business skills course for, author Dave Crenshaw shows smart ways to create a vision, develop a quantifiable goal, turn that goal into actions, and share that commitment publicly to establish accountability.

Along the way, discover the importance of celebrating successes and reviewing your progress in order to stay motivated and establish a pattern of successful goal setting.

Topics include:
  • Creating a vision
  • Dividing to conquer
  • Processing into action
  • Establishing accountability
  • Tracking progress

Achieving results

We've all taken time at the beginning of a new year to reflect on the past and make resolutions for the future. It comes from the desire to have a better life or make oneself a better person. Setting goals is important, but I want to talk about how to get the results you want. We want to explore how to finally make the changes in your life that you've tried in the past or perhaps have been putting off year after year. This is why this course is not titled Setting Goals, but Achieving your Goals.

When you achieve results on a consistent basis, it becomes very motivational. Seeing evidence of the progress you've made will actually push you to make more progress. On the other hand, it can be demotivating when you set a goal too high and don't achieve it. This course is not meant to teach you everything there is to know about goals or the psychology of success; instead, we're going to give you a straightforward seven-step process, so that you can achieve results on the goals that you've set.

This process is based on well over a decade of experience working with people in all kinds of positions. As a CEO coach, I've helped business leaders move off of performance plateaus and achieve better results than they have in the past. This seven-step system is an abbreviated version of the process I've shared with leaders around the world. The seven steps are: creating a vision, dividing to conquer, processing into actions, making your commitment public, establishing accountability, celebrating your successes, and reviewing your progress.

We'll cover these seven steps in greater detail in the videos to follow. Let's get started!

There are currently no FAQs about Achieving Your Goals.






Don't show this message again
Share a link to this course

What are exercise files?

Exercise files are the same files the author uses in the course. Save time by downloading the author's files instead of setting up your own files, and learn by following along with the instructor.

Can I take this course without the exercise files?

Yes! If you decide you would like the exercise files later, you can upgrade to a premium account any time.

Become a member Download sample files See plans and pricing

Please wait... please wait ...
Upgrade to get access to exercise files.

Exercise files video

How to use exercise files.

Learn by watching, listening, and doing, Exercise files are the same files the author uses in the course, so you can download them and follow along Premium memberships include access to all exercise files in the library.

Exercise files

Exercise files video

How to use exercise files.

For additional information on downloading and using exercise files, watch our instructional video or read the instructions in the FAQ .

This course includes free exercise files, so you can practice while you watch the course. To access all the exercise files in our library, become a Premium Member.

* Estimated file size

Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?

This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.

Mark all as unwatched Cancel


You have completed Achieving Your Goals.

Return to your organization's learning portal to continue training, or close this page.


Upgrade to View Courses Offline


With our new Desktop App, Annual Premium Members can download courses for Internet-free viewing.

Upgrade Now

After upgrading, download Desktop App Here.

Become a Member and Create Custom Playlists

Join today and get unlimited access to the entire library of online learning video courses—and create as many playlists as you like.

Get started

Already a member?

Log in

Exercise files

Learn by watching, listening, and doing! Exercise files are the same files the author uses in the course, so you can download them and follow along. Exercise files are available with all Premium memberships. Learn more

Get started

Already a Premium member?

Exercise files video

How to use exercise files.

Ask a question

Thanks for contacting us.
You’ll hear from our Customer Service team within 24 hours.

Please enter the text shown below:

Exercise files

Access exercise files from a button right under the course name.

Mark videos as unwatched

Remove icons showing you already watched videos if you want to start over.

Control your viewing experience

Make the video wide, narrow, full-screen, or pop the player out of the page into its own window.

Interactive transcripts

Click on text in the transcript to jump to that spot in the video. As the video plays, the relevant spot in the transcript will be highlighted.

You started this assessment previously and didn’t complete it.

You can pick up where you left off, or start over.

Resume Start over

Learn more, save more. Upgrade today!

Get our Annual Premium Membership at our best savings yet.

Upgrade to our Annual Premium Membership today and get even more value from your subscription:

“In a way, I feel like you are rooting for me. Like you are really invested in my experience, and want me to get as much out of these courses as possible this is the best place to start on your journey to learning new material.”— Nadine H.

Thanks for signing up.

We’ll send you a confirmation email shortly.

Sign up and receive emails about and our online training library:

Here’s our privacy policy with more details about how we handle your information.

Keep up with news, tips, and latest courses with emails from

Sign up and receive emails about and our online training library:

Here’s our privacy policy with more details about how we handle your information.

submit Lightbox submit clicked
Terms and conditions of use

We've updated our terms and conditions (now called terms of service).Go
Review and accept our updated terms of service.