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A simple definition of Progress is: are you better today than yesterday? But steady progress is hard to measure especially if it’s a .001% improvement or a 1% improvement per day. But it’s exactly this kind of improvement of 5 years would completely change your life several times over. So we humans have figured out a way to better track progress… or so we think. It’s a powerful tool of every self help coach, engineer and teacher uses… Goals. Goals we are taught should be well defined with trackable markers and defined time frames. This allows us to see our progress, to know when we’ve had success and also when it’s time to shoot for a larger target. There are several hundred page books all about making good goals. And it’s pretty common knowledge that the best movers and shakers always have them, review them and achieve them. Expect that many times they FAIL.