4 things to Introspect before ringing in 2021-New Resolutions for New Year

It’s the time of the year when we engage in a lot of reflections for the year gone by and resolutions for the upcoming year. Right now, we are at the cusp of 2020 and 2021 and that makes it just the right junction of time for us to introspect on the learnings that the year gone by left us with and how we can look forward to the brighter side of life in 2021. So if you are someone who is looking to discover meaning in your life, we recommend these four reflections that you must make part of your introspection. Read on!

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It’s the time of the year when we engage in a lot of reflections for the year gone by and make new resolutions for new year. Right now, we are at the cusp of 2020 and 2021 and that makes it just the right junction of time for us to introspect on the learnings that the year gone by left us with and how we can look forward to the brighter side of life in 2021. This time of the year is relatively relaxed with the holiday mood on and festivities in the air and that makes it an ideal time for some soul-searching and unapologetic day dreaming for the upcoming year!

So if you are someone who is looking to discover meaning in your life, we recommend these four reflections that you must make part of your introspection. So bring on your notebook and pen because what’s better than scribbling your thoughts so that they stay fresh in your mind and heart. Let us reflect back, learn and make new resolutions for new year.

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4 things to introspect and make new resolutions for new year

1. Your accomplishments in 2020

While the year gone by has been tough for most of us, there is always a silver lining in the darkest of clouds. Take a moment to reflect on what were some of the good things that happened to you or you made happen in this year. This is a great way to feel a sense of achievement, and give yourself some well-deserved applause. And it will also help you set the direction for 2021. Your achievements could be from your personal life or your professional life but essentially have to be the things which left you with a sense of growth and lent purpose and meaning to your life in an exceptionally harsh year.

2. Your financial planning

Take a stock of financial instruments you invested in or you plan to invest in for your financial growth. This exercise will give you a perspective on how you can risk proof your future by choosing to invest in the right instruments based on your financial goals for 2021. The goals could be as simple as saving a year’s living expenses to survive situations of job loss or layoffs or buying a medical issue insurance to protect yourself against health exigencies. Financial security will also give you a sense of emotional and social security so set aside time to sort out your finances.

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3. Your personal theme for 2020

By theme what we imply is your learnings from the situations, incidents, experiences you went through in 2020. For example, maybe this year you felt grateful for a life of health and abundance or you found solace in spirituality. Or you found your refuge in your family as they were your pillar of support in all situations. Or you made the best of this year by upgrading your skills, knowledge and passions. Whatever be the emergent theme, make sure to capture it on your notebook so that it stays with you for posterity.

4. Your dreams for 2021

There is a truth in affirming. So make notes on what you seek and desire in the upcoming year. Jot down your deepest desires, your secret goals, your unabashed ambitions and wildest fantasies. For example, taking a Himalayan retreat, or learning to play guitars, or striving for professional success, or just being more kind towards yourself. It’s the first step to manifesting your life goals! New year new goals!!

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You will realise that a simple exercise such as the one above will make you realise how far you have come in your journey of ticking off the bucket list of your life goals and what recourse should your life take in 2021. As a bonus, you shall feel sorted, purposeful and fulfilled. Another beautiful pattern that you will see emerge from this yearly exercise of reflection is that when you look at your achievements and resolutions at the end of every year, you will see a trend of how over the years, a lot of your dreams and resolutions actually turned into reality. And that will give you an anchor of conviction that you are on the right path towards your personal evolution and life growth. Isn’t that self-assurance a great way to ring in 2021 on a high note?

Share with us in the comments below your learnings from 2020, your aspirations for 2021and your new resolutions for new year!

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Originally published at https://theeasywisdom.com on January 3, 2021.

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