A Surprising Lesson From 15 Years Of 5 Year Plans

Just how predictive are these goal-setting exercises?

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Unpacking a ten-year-old moving box can yield interesting insights. I came upon a five-year plan I completed as part of a goal setting exercise in 2004.

The five-year plan is a staple in personal development seminars and a common trope in comedies — the movie Big