The Fresh Start Principle – 21 Tips for a Positive New Year
The new year represents a chance to make a fresh start. In her book, “How to Change,” researcher and author Katy Milkman identifies what she calls, “The Fresh Start Effect.” Simply put, if you want to change behaviors, you’re at an advantage if you begin with a blank slate, a fresh start, and without old habits working against you. The challenge is that blank slates are rare in life. There are, however, ways to create the feeling of a blank slate to access the advantages of having a fresh start in order to reach our goals. A new year is one such opportunity.
As you look to make positive changes in the new year, check out these tried and true tips from bestselling author and speaker, Jon Gordon. These are a great way to start the year and can be used as a reminder to maintain positivity throughout the year! These can easily be distributed to staff members each year, encouraging them to print it and hang it somewhere they can clearly see it as a reminder to stay positive. It’s easy to encourage peers, co-workers, friends, and family members to do the same! Happy New Year everyone! Take Care of You in 2022!