There are lots of expectations for people as they clock 30 years. At times, it could be tougher when there seems to be a lack of direction for that person. Building a great life is cool but it is important that you know that you are not in any competition with anyone. Live your life in your terms and grow at your pace. However, there are certain things you should take note of before you mark 30 years. If you have exceeded the age, it is still cool to do these things. Their importance and implementation can stand the test of time. Below are seven of them. 1. Set your priorities right Knowing what is important and what is not should be clearly defined in your 20s. There are certain decisions you would make that would either make or mar you. For instance, getting a degree or learning a skill should be top in your list over living a flashy lifestyle. Spend your resources in growing yourself.