The Entrepreneur Forum | Financial Freedom | Starting a Business | Motivation | Money | Success

Welcome to the only entrepreneur forum dedicated to building life-changing wealth.

Build a Fastlane business. Earn real financial freedom. Live your best life.

Tired of paying for dead communities hosted by absent gurus who don't have time for you?

Imagine having a multi-millionaire mentor by your side EVERY. SINGLE. DAY. Since 2007, MJ DeMarco has been a cornerstone of Fastlane, actively contributing on over 99% of days—99.92% to be exact! With more than 38,000 game-changing posts, he's dedicated to helping entrepreneurs achieve their freedom. Join a thriving community of over 90,000 members and access a vast library of over 1,000,000 posts from entrepreneurs around the globe.

Registration at the forum removes this block.

goal setting

  1. RosemaryAndPines

    Scaling My Digital Product Business And Holding Myself Accountable

    Hi guys, My plan with this thread is to document my progress as well as to hold myself accountable to make meaningful progress. And hopefully it will be valuable for some of you as well! A little backstory: 2019 I founded my company back in 2019 as a complete side hustle/passion project. At...
  2. Blue Bird K3

    Introduction: Hi, how can i help you?

    Hi Gents As a new forum member, I would like to introduce myself with the aim of finding out the following: - in which areas can I help you - in which areas can I get help About me: I am a mechanical engineer. I am 31 years old and live in Switzerland. Currently in a 100% employment...
  3. MJ DeMarco

    How to Win the Day, Crush Your Goals, and Make 2024 the Best Ever with MJ DeMarco

    Want 2024 to be the best year of your life? With many more to come? The year everything changed?? The year Fastlane transformed from fantasy to reality? Sometime in the mid-90s, I did something that unexpectedly changed my life: I spent 20 minutes visualizing my future and wrote it down in...
  4. HUDDY66

    Mi-Choice looking for people to test

    Hi my name is Richard Hudson and I have created a new mobile application that will manage the following : 1. Manage your ideas and thoughts across all aspects of your life (business, social, financial) 2. Manage an idea to a goal, and then manage the goal Anyway looking for people to help test...
  5. Bence Ur

    [Poll] Should you publicly announce your goals or keep them in secret?

    When setting goals, what is the best strategy: should you announce your goals publicly (on social media, on your blog, on this forum, telling it to friends and family), or should you keep your goals in secret? When do you have the best chance to achieve your goals, if you announce them or if...
  6. Johnny boy

    The missing link of goals

    For a long time I’ve had a strategy for categorizing parts of my life and constantly analyzing each area. It’s always been broken up into reflecting on where I am now, where I want to be, and setting goals on how to get there. But although I’ve made good progress, I didn’t get the results I...
  7. adnanazmi

    Struggling with your Goals? Here is a thread: How to set Goals by BRIAN TRACY!

    You may already be familiar with Brian Tracy, who is a highly successful speaker, author, chairman, and CEO. I have gathered some key insights on goal setting from multiple speeches and books he has given and written. Here they are: Most people have a success instinct, but don't realize they...
  8. BlackLands

    How not to feel guilty when not doing productive activities?

    Hello everyone, I am 25 years old and while I work as a Data Scientist in my spare time I pursue my own projects (I am developing several MVPs). At work I always try to learn as much as I can, especially those skills that will serve me in the future as an entrepreneur and I try to understand...
  9. M

    How Do You Set Your Financial Goals and Stick To Them? (Or any goal for that matter..)

    Hi all, I've started using spreadsheets/excel a lot, to track my budget, income and expenses etc. Yes, it may sound very basic, but I've dismissed for a lot of years, but now I realize the power of it! Anyways, I am currently setting up a 10 year plan for my financial goals, and was curious to...
  10. Zygmunt

    Accountability thread

    As of today 2023, January 8th I finished reading UNSCRIPTED. I am creating this thread as an accountability tool and to mark my progress. My goal by the end of the year is to have made at least 1,000 euros through a business or side hustle, preferably game development or web development. I'm a...
  11. freek

    Life tracker/complete self improvement website

    This will be quite a long post so please bear with me. While reading the millionaire fastlane i started thinking about problems in my own life i either needed a solution for or a problem i already solved. I am a 19 year old man who started focussing on improving myself, going to the gym, reading...
  12. G

    How to Achieve ANY Giant Goal by Setting It S.M.A.R.T.

    The lessons learned as a kid carry on through adulthood... and the lessons you don't learn as a kid carry on as well. I.e. if you learn to set S.M.A.R.T. goals as a kid through sports, you will kick a$$ as an adult. If you don't, you will always struggle and wonder why. My club Swim coach...
  13. Antifragile

    8 Steps To Help You Plan for Business Success, a How-To Guide

    Planning is essential to the success of any business. But what exactly should you be planning for? And how do you know if you're over-planning? There is no one way, but it is better to have a method than not. Before we go on, I lied in the title - there are no 8 steps, there never are the 8...
  14. J

    An introduction and a messy tale

    Hello all! A quick rundown of my life the past year and the multiple FTE’s I’ve faced and what’s next. First off, I’m a 24 year old male. I’ve lived in the west coast in the USA for all my life. Faced a good deal of adversity’s. The defining moment for me this year is when I left my MLM...
  15. Justin L

    New Strategy for Goals and Habit Change?

    Hello all, The other day, I was brainstorming a way to keep myself on track with forming new habits and breaking habits that are bringing me down as a person. I eventually landed on an idea of a points system. For me, it helps to really see my progress from week to week or month to month. So...
  16. MJ DeMarco

    The New 1/5/10 Daily Planner from MJ (w/gamification)

    As I mentioned on the INSIDE, I created a new 1/5/10 Daily Planner that I started using and after 2 weeks of using, I love it even more than my old system. (Meaning it is more effective). This new version incorporates 1/5/10 planning with a bit of gamification using a point system. I added the...
  17. MJ DeMarco

    NY Resolutions? No, try making a 1/5/10 Planasy

    Since it's the New Year, it's a good time to remind people to examine their 1/5/10 Planasy, if they are written. This plan, coupled with a weekly and monthly reminder of goals is how to realistically achieve goals, unlike most of the world who only makes goals the first week of January. This...
  18. Andy Black

    What will you focus on in 2022?

    Don't wait till New Year's Day. What will you focus on in 2022?
  19. Fasoon

    Silver Spoon with a terrible taste.

    Hey Guys, While I have been blessed in my life with great parents the life hasn't been all that sweet. And todays story has been motivated by another gut wrenching blow, but on that more shortly. I come from a little known country Latvia located in Eastern Europe where the rough weathers...
  20. C


    Hi All, I’ve nearly finished MJ’s book, ‘UnScripted’ and I’ve decided to just dive into the world of Coding. I’ve got ambitions, dreams, and a whole lot of WHY’s. I used to walk the Slowlane, scrounging every dime I could by not spending; today, I just went out my way and got myself a top of...