For far too long, Joe Gregory, a thirty-five year old account manager has been drifting through life. He is in a rut, not feeling very happy or satisfied with life personally or professionally. One sunny morning he steps onto his morning train and sits down for his daily commute. Sitting next to him is an older gentleman named Michael, who is reading the paper and sipping a cup of coffee. They strike up a conversation, and it turns out Michael has some surprising, wise, and thoughtful life advice for Joe. In a short amount of time, Michael becomes a valuable mentor to Joe and teaches him how to be successful, by teaching him the value of goal setting. Michael says to Joe: “Just like you tend to your garden, you have to tend to your goals. You must be a goaltender. You must tend to your life.” Through this entertaining and compelling story, Shawn Doyle unveils the essential elements of goal setting:
- Tools and techniques for setting personal and professional goals
- Understanding the importance of the why behind each goal
- The reason why most people don’t have goals at all
- How to break through barriers to achieve your goals
- The keys to thinking bigger and not limiting your potential
Read this book and learn simple ideas and techniques that can change your life forever. You too will become a Goal Tender.
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About the Author
Shawn Doyle CSP is a learning and development professional who has a passion for human potential. He has an avid belief in the concept of life-long learning. For the last 22 years, Shawn has spent his time developing and implementing training programs on team building, communication, creativity and leadership. Shawn’s training programs help people become more effective in the workplace and in their lives. His clients have included numerous Fortune 500 companies, and his awards and honors are extensive. Shawn is the author of more than a dozen inspirational books.
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Tools and Techniques for Becoming a Goal Tender Shawn Doyle introduces a whole new slant on an important theme in his book “The Goal Tender – A Journey to Living the Life of Your Dreams.” Doyle has a unique writing style an appealing fictional approach that draws the reader into the storyline while subtly taunting them to pick up a pen to respond to the questions in the Goal Tender Action Planner Section, reignite enthusiasm and wake up their passion. Doyle’s writing will resonate with readers at who have put aside their dreams in the business of life and are ready to move forward, inclined to think bigger and realize their potential There are several features of Shawn’s organization of the book that I especially appreciate: • The motivational quotes by well-known successful personalities • The Goal Tender Action Planner Section • The crucial lessons packed into the conversations of Joe and Michael Shawn Doyle’s, nearly 30-year career as Certified Speaker, author, executive, and life coach only touches the iceberg of his extensive experience, exposure, and qualifications for leading the reader into A Journey to Living the Life of Your Dreams. “The Goal Tender” has challenged me to take another look at my life, goals, and dreams to set in motion the next step in bringing them to fruition. A copy of this book was provided for review purposes. The opinions expressed are my own.