Establishing Life Group Sessions as an Effective Management Practices for Grade 12 ABM Students in Planning their Life Goals
Keywords:life group, effective management practices, life goals
A life group is a group of people who come together regularly for a specific or common purpose. The individuals involved in the life group sessions need to connect and/or discuss the challenges about someone’s life because it has something to do with sharing thoughts. People getting together is a good opportunity for them to grow closer together and make plans to be more accountable with each other. This is a practice of interpersonal relations to improve social skills that may help a person to be more sociable and be successful in terms of life goals. A life group session is one of the keys to developing connections with people who have the same interests or similar life situations. The researchers used the survey method to easily gather the necessary information. The respondents of this study were 50 selected students from the Grade 12 Accountancy, Business, and Management(ABM)department with a class schedule of Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. The researchers also used nonprobability sampling because any of the populations being selected is unknown. To be specific, the researchers used convenience sampling because of the availability of the students to answer the questions. The results of the study in terms of planning, leading, and decision-making will help the students in creating and setting their plans to achieve their life goals. The students will be able to come up with the right decisions about their certain priorities, that is, things that they need to do or not. It will help the students to have a broad perspective and expansive understanding in making decisions toward their life goals. It will also help the students to grow and develop as mature individuals. The benefits of this study will help the selected Grade 12 ABM students in terms of motivating themselves by planning and decision-making to achieve their life goals. The researchers recommended that Grade 12 ABM students should learn how to boost their confidence and look for positive things such as inspirational and motivational advice from their families and even friends. Students should also be matured enough regarding how to control their behavior or attitudes, and they should also deal with their problems with proper solutions. To achieve life goals, look for the positive things in life that may be the result of it because it can give people a sense of direction and make them accountable as they strive for success.