SMART Goals - Ifamanknowsnotwhatharborheseeks,...

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If a man knows not what harbor he seeks,  any wind is the right wind.  -Seneca http://www.topachievement.com/smart.html Creating S.M.A.R.T. Goals S pecific M easurable A ttainable R ealistic T imely S pecific - A specific goal has a much greater chance of being accomplished than a general goal. To set a specific goal you must answer the six "W" questions: *Who: Who is involved? *What: What do I want to accomplish? *Where: Identify a location. *When: Establish a time frame. *Which: Identify requirements and constraints. *Why: Specific reasons, purpose or benefits of accomplishing the goal. EXAMPLE: A general goal would be, "Get in shape." But a specific goal would say, "Join a health club and workout 3 days a week." M easurable - Establish concrete criteria for measuring progress toward the attainment of each goal you set. When you measure your progress, you stay on track, reach your target dates, and experience the exhilaration of achievement that spurs you on to continued effort
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