• lifting, fitness, and health━
    • outcome goal: compete in powerlifting again
      • when: november
      • why: improve physical fitness/my max lifts, give my lifting direction
      • supportive goals:
        • 1. rehab sumo deadlift ✔
        • 2. squat 250, bench 165, deadlift 315
        • 3. put on more muscle/end leaner -> cut bulk maintain cycle ✔
        • 4. transition training from hypertrophy to strength focus ✔
        • 5. hire a coach ✔
    • outcome goal: climb V3's comfortably
      • when: EOY
      • why: improve overall physical fitness outside of lifting, frequent the climbing gym to meet people
      • supportive goals:
        • 1. find a climbing gym/signing up ✔
        • 2. incorporate climbing into weekly routine ✔
        • 3. practice V1's and V2's first ✔
  • career━
    • outcome goal: find a new role at a new company doing software engineering
    • when: by end of sept
    • why: further career, don't get stuck in devops/infra, find satisfaction and pride in my work
    • supportive goals:
      • 1. implement daily/weekly leetcode problems
      • 2. clean up resume and get reviewed ✔
      • 3. practice mock interviewing (at least 3)
      • 4. set boundaries with work to avoid burnout ✔
      • 5. read DDIA to get an intro to system design
  • finances━
    • outcome goal: build financial security and stability and solvency
    • when: ongoing
    • why: give myself flexibility in case of emergency, peace of mind, safety, decrease stress surrounding money
    • supportive goals:
      • 1. pay off student loans/bad debt (dedicate any extra windfalls to debt)
      • 2. max 401k contribution or bring it up to at least 15k yearly
      • 3. build emergency fund/age money ✔
      • 4. build a monthly buffer of expenses in checking account ✔
      • 5. create and implement a workable budget (ynab?) ✔
  • hobbies━
    • outcome goal: improve at photography
      • when: ongoing
      • why: match my work to my creative vision, explore my new home, give direction to my outdoor activities
      • supportive goals:
        • 1. shoot intentionally 1x a week (2/52)
        • 2. develop a photography workflow
        • 3. backup photography into cloud service
        • 4. organize photography locations and check them off
        • 5. practice consistently editing photos
    • outcome goal: use backpacking/hiking as a medium to explore my state/home
      • when: may-october
      • why: get active, get outdoors, practice photography, quality time with friends/myself
      • supportive goals:
        • 1. condition myself during the winter months (cardio) ✔
        • 2. plan first backpacking trip and execute
        • 3. build ongoing list of locations to visit
        • 4. go on regular consistent hikes (>25) (1/25)
    • outcome goal: improve at skiing ✔
      • when: by end of april 2022
      • why: give myself something to do during the winter months, learn a new skill and stay active, increase surface area of activities to do with friends
      • supportive goals:
        • 1. get a lesson ✔
        • 2. go to snoqualmie weekly if possible ✔
        • 3. go with friends ✔
        • 4. consistently practice on greens ✔
  • personal━
    • outcome goal: find systems that work for ADHD ✔
      • when: ongoing
      • why: decrease day to day stress and stop things from falling through the cracks, improve organization
      • supportive goals:
        • 1. give bullet journalling a try to organize todo's ✔
        • 2. work out a system for work notes (and maintain them to minimize forgetfullness) ✔
        • 3. get referral if necessary to seek psychiatric help/get an official diagnosis ✔
        • 4. foster environment to minimize distractions (designated physical space for work, maintain a clean home, remove distractions from env) ✔
jan 20 2022 ∞
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