2016 is going to be sensational. Whether you plan to clean up your house, your diet, or your finances—it’s a heck of a lot easier with help. Set yourself up for success with these 11 ways to start the New Year right.
Eat Like a Champ
Reach your goals with an awesome nutrition pro to coach you. Address allergies, boost your workout energy, bolster your health against a chronic disease, or learn the best foods for your post-baby body.
Be the Alpha Dog
You love your dog but he makes you crazy. Shredding pillows, ignoring voice command, and being a terror on leash are just a few of his redeeming qualities. Make it easier to love the little bugger with dog training lessons. Group instruction or one-on-one behavior modification training make 2016 more fun for everybody.
Ramp Up Your Career
Thumbtack is teeming with career support professionals. Get a professional headshot for your Linkedin profile—because even though you are strikingly photogenic, that selfie has to go. Apply for the job you really want with the support of a career coach. Or revamp your resume with the help of a resume specialist. Your new career is waiting.
Organize Your Closet
Imagine, opening that closet door and seeing everything in order—maintainable, sustainable, order. Those random sweaters from 2007 will be donated, broken heels repaired, and the stacked boxes of mismatched socks handled. Just like heaven.
Clean Out the Garage
Envision a brave new year—a year when two cars fit in the garage. If you’ve been promising to take out those boxes of junk for over six years now, it’s time to bring in backup. A master of decluttering will come to your rescue, clean out your garage, and peace will reign in your home once more.
Keep More of What’s Coming to You
Are you missing home deductions, business write-offs, or education credits because filing multiple tax forms is more complex quantum physics? This year let go of the stress and let a tax pro handle the paperwork. Whether you save money or get money, you’ll have peace of mind.
Learn to Sing
Learn to to take your glorious singing voice out of the shower and into the world. How can you get discovered if you don’t get professional vocal training? You’re on your way to the top.
Commit to Relaxation
Stress is a such a killer. Arm yourself with the gift of Tai Chi instruction. This Chinese tradition has been used for centuries to fight anxiety and stress, improve flexibility and balance, and to boost the immune system and overall well-being. It’s something that benefits everyone—from the young ‘uns in the family to the octogenarians—so get the whole family involved.
Learn About the Stars
Open your mind to the cosmos in the coming year. Astronomy lessons can take you out in the field to the learn the night sky and see the world in a new way.
Start the new year off with a commitment to addressing your finances. It doesn’t have to be overwhelming with the help of a financial expert specializing in debt management. Just one step at a time towards your goals.
Run a Half Marathon
Or maybe just run a 5K race. However far you intend to go, you’ll reach your goal faster with a running coach. Learn about the proper stride for your body, breathing techniques, and how to avoid injury. The open road is waiting.
Bring it on, 2016. We’re ready for you.