Do you have a personal mission statement? It is the beginning of setting goals. Having goals without a purpose is like traveling without a compass. Set a clear mission, and you will see that your goals seem to be more clearer and focused.
Writing a mission statement (especially a personal one) is not an exercise set in stone, as most may like you to believe. Regular reflection on your mission can recharge you and help you to adjust your goals accordingly.
Take a few moments this weekend to look at your current mission statement, and if your goals aren’t in alignment with it, see if it’s your goals that are the problem, or if it’s your mission statement.