The Goal Tender

By shawn doyle csp


goal tender

For far too long, Joe Gregory, a thirty-five year old account manager has been drifting through life. He is in a rut, not feeling very happy or satisfied with life personally or professionally.  One sunny morning he steps onto his morning train and sits down for his daily commute. Sitting next to him is an older gentleman named Michael, who is reading the paper and sipping a cup of coffee. They strike up a conversation, and it turns out Michael has some surprising, wise, and thoughtful life advice for Joe.

In a short amount of time, Michael becomes a valuable mentor to Joe and teaches him how to be successful, by teaching him the value of goal setting. Michael says to Joe: “Just like you tend to your garden, you have to tend to your goals. You must be a goaltender. You must tend to your life.”

Through this entertaining and compelling story, Shawn Doyle unveils the essential elements of goal setting:

  • Tools and techniques for setting personal and professional goals
  • Understanding the importance of the why behind each goal
  • The reason why most people don’t have goals at all
  • How to break through barriers to achieve your goals
  • The keys to thinking bigger and not limiting your potential

Read this book and learn simple ideas and techniques that can change your life forever. You too will become a Goal Tender.


shawn doyle csp

Shawn Doyle CSP is a learning and development professional who has a passion for human potential. He has an avid belief in the concept of life-long learning. For the last 22 years, Shawn has spent his time developing and implementing training programs on team building, communication, creativity, and leadership. Shawn's training programs help people become more effective in the workplace and in their lives. His clients have included numerous Fortune 500 companies, and his awards and honors are extensive. Shawn is the author of ten inspirational books.