If you have been struggling over a project for a long time without results, then probably something has been seriously lacking or erroneous all along. Perhaps, resources have not been fully utilized or there are steps that have been missed out which are necessary to produce the overall desired outcome. For worse, one may or may not have come to terms of realizing or noticing it fully as yet. If this should be the case, step back and start thinking more carefully on the original objectives or purposes of the piece of work. Remedy the situation if it has gone bad or worse by planning on more practical and effect-driven steps. Keep improvising on the plans and eradicate already known mistakes. It may help to question other dimensions or towards a deeper level. Most importantly, pay attention to details or seek expert advice when there is nothing more that can be done. Get to know precisely all that are necessary to fulfill the gaps of the requirements.
At times, one could be inclined towards personal ideas or tends to follow ideals that may produce different results altogether. For example, if the plan is to get to the library to borrow a book, but instead of doing that, one resorts to borrow the book from a friend, then seemingly bearing a small difference, yet still there is a gap. In this case, the difference could lie between the greater potentiality of successfully developing a reading habit versus building more social skills by having another friend. One should always seek the right path to accomplish the right means. Follow through closely by adhering to the original purpose or intention of the plan. This is because by failing to do so, the tendency to make one sway from their original goals or objectives in life becomes greater unknowingly.
To start fulfilling objectives, build the right rapport through effective communication. This need is immense for the objectives to be properly conveyed or the actual plans to be described in way understandable by the people. Otherwise, major communication gaps or errors would result in having more challenges as time goes by. For example, a lot of deviation factors may arise when the situation goes beyond control with too many stakeholders holding on to different opinions; or when acts of governances could not be properly exercised. In the workplace, people may start to doubt each other and cause further disputes that become wrong interpretations or job mishandlings. People may feel inferiorated or angry which contribute to job losses where quality of work suffers due to a lack of focus in their job. Higher stress levels are sometimes associated with this kind of situation.
Additionally, in order to survive a project or a task, a single person or a team needs clear objectives. It may sound a straight forward thing, but sometimes there are cases where the knowledge of the objectives are being kept away. This could be due to unknown factors or aspects still in the finding. However, what is important is to go deep unto the root causes of the problems which derive those objectives.
It helps to understand and define objectives clearly at all times. This is because it helps to explore better options and therefore hold better decisions. By having the objectives set out clearly, the solution would become more straight forward and ready for execution. Plans following the execution can then be easily managed with better control over resources to help prevent further loss or ongoing damages.
Always attempt at identifying clearly the end game as well. When, actual steps could be detailed out or actualized, they can be taken one step at a time and at the right pace. Resources could also be well optimized and planned for as they can be done by having a list of set up criterions. It is only when the things that are needed to be done be successfully identified, then only the details such as the methods, whenabouts, whereabouts or financial aspects could be further adjusted to fit the actual running of the situation.
Nonetheless, in reality one should realize there could be no perfect plans; therefore get to know all that can be done and research to the deepest extent possible. Do whatever within power to achieve all that can be for the best; It is never an easy thing to fulfill a dream or a set of goals, however just keep running through despite fears and obstacles. Keep the will strong and spirits uplifted at all times at attempting to accomplish the objectives in life. If that alone can be done, the actual steps or details of the plan would emerge as the objective or purpose eventually gets revealed by itself.