We are inundated with a deluge of "chase your goal" related advice, posts, and tweets.
Why is there no asterisk at the end of goal?
Exhibit A: Chase your goal.
Exhibit B: Chase your goal*.
*Reach your goal, and only then look back on your goal. Don't just sit in your wading pool of wisdom splashing words of whimsy to hopefully inspire yourself in finding a light at the end of the tunnel. Yes, we all got the memo that you should walk toward it.
What will you do when you're on the other side of the tunnel if successful, or on the receiving end of a freight-train if wrong?
We all have a goal, but what will you do with your goal* once you get there?