According to Scott Dinsmore of Live Your Legend (7), Warren Buffett, one of the wealthiest people in the world, recommends a 2-list approach to goal setting. Once you’ve narrowed down your goals to top-25, create two lists:
List A: with your top-5 goals, to which you commit yourself fully
List B: with the remaining 20—these become your ‘avoid-at-all-cost’ anti-goals.
From “Laser-Sharp Focus. A No-Fluff Guide to Improved Concentration, Maximised Productivity and Fast-Track to Success”
by Joanna Jast