“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Do you have a dream? A target? A big goal? A small objective?
Whatever you want to achieve, let’s make it happen with SMART goal-setting.
What is a SMART goal?
SMART stands for Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Time-bound.
A goal that is SMART uses these standards to help increase the chances of achieving a goal. When you set SMART goals, you are more likely to achieve success.
The 5 elements of SMART goals
This video explains SMART goal-setting in detail.
How can you make goals time-bound?
SMART in detail
Be very clear about what you want to accomplish.
How are you going to measure your progress?
Achievable / Attainable
Do you have the tools/skills you need, or can you get them?
Does your goal make sense? Why are you pursuing it?
Be realistic about how long it will take to achieve.
Tips on SMART goals
This video provides even more ideas and advice.
If you want to be a singer, which goal is measurable?
Break big goals into smaller steps. When you focus on creating SMART goals, you set a path to success.
Now it is your turn. Set a new goal, make it SMART and see what happens!