Live abroad Earn a bonus Attend WDC Asia Open 2013 in Tokyo Pay off all 8.5% student loans See Tokyo's cherry trees in full bloom Visit South Korea Karaoke in Tokyo Visit Malaysia (Borneo) Achieve a positive net worth Increase retirement savings to at least $100k Visit Tokyo Disneyland Visit Tsukiji fish market Learn the hiragana alphabet Attend my cousin's wedding Take a vacation Visit Yokohama Walking Tour of Ginza Donate to Stanford Donate to UT w/law firm match Update resume Learn the katakana alphabet Visit Disney Sea Max out 401(k) Pay off my car loan Get off the diligence team Meet L's new baby Start gathering experience needed to apply for in house positions Try a restaurant that has earned a couple Michelin stars Go to the firm holiday party Increase down payment savings fund to at least $40k Make cinnamon rolls from scratch Make it through the year without quitting
I turned 32 at the end of 2012. The following is a list of 32 short-term goals that I would like to accomplish during the upcoming year. This year will be tougher than most because I'm living in Tokyo. (I don't speak Japanese, which makes it really tough to try new things while I'm here.) When I complete a goal, I will link the list item to the related blog post and cross the item off of the following list.