There are two types of people in the world: those who read manuals and those who do not. Or maybe it would be more accurate to say that some people do not need to read manuals and some do. You've all seen the person who takes the bike or complicated piece of equipment out of box and just begins to assemble it without even reading the instructions, right? Well, that's not me.

Now, that being said, I've read some instructions that are easier to follow than others and that is exactly why I'm sharing this with you now. So for those of you who DO need to read a manual and who DO need some guidelines for deciding upon the best weight loss program … then this article is for you. Why? Because the following two elements found in The Diet Solution Program are critical to any weight loss success.

# 1. It Must Be Easy.

Not in the sense that it requires no work, but that the process is simple. For example, it does lay out a plan that you can understand and grasp the significance of. In other words, do you feel after reviewing it that you could really get into the program and understand why you are following each of the steps? Or, is it so scientific that you do not really get why you are told to do this or that.

Another aspect of a simple weight loss or fat burning program is that you can follow from one step to the next without getting lost in the information in between. Is it detailed enough to explain the “why” without being so deep that you forget where you are in the process?

How about providing clearly defined benchmarks and goals? Yes, you need to stick to something to be successful in the long run, but having little sign marks along the way helps. Things that check how many inches you've lost or how you are feeling or what your energy level is like from one week to the next.

# 2. It Must Be Editable.

No, not “ible “! Can you edit or customize it. Can it be adapted to your specific dietary needs or lifestyle? In my case, as a vegetarian, I had to look for programs that had options for me. That's one of the aspects I gleaned from The Diet Solution Program. So whether your vegetarian or vegan or have special restrictions for religious reasons or because of other family members, make sure to keep this in mind.

Many people also have allergies to certain foods which would make it important. Or maybe there are some foods that are not readily available in your area during some seasons. Other factors could include physical limitations or schedule restrictions that would need to be adjusted for.

Surely, you realize there's more to fighting fat than these two steps. But these guidelines make finding the Diet Solution that works – and works for you – much easier!