New Year’s Resolutions a Success or Bust?
Are you making a New Year's resolution? Did you know that about 60% of us do make New Year's resolutions, but statistics show that only about 8% of us follow through. I'm there. Still, year after year, we keep making them – hoping this is the year we will make it happen. Is that you?
The website Inc.com, has some facts about New Year's resolutions. They discovered that;
Women tend to make resolutions about health
Men make resolutions about career and drinking less booze.
Over 50% said they fail their resolution before January 31st.
Where do you fit? Are you making one, or two for the new year? According to the Inc.com website, these seem to be the top 2017 resolutions.
1. Diet or eat healthier (71%)
2. Exercise more (65%)
3. Lose weight (54%)
4. Save more and spend less--my personal favorite! (32%)
5. Learn a new skill or hobby (26%)
6. Quit smoking (21%)
7. Read more (17%)
8. Find another job (16%)
9. Drink less alcohol (15%)
10. Spend more time with family and friends (13%)
What do you think? Ready to give it a try? Good Luck!