WHAT IS A GOAL ? An aim or objective towards which an endeavor is directed. A goal is simply a target which an individual or organization intends to reach or achieve.
DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DREAM AND GOAL DREAM GOAL A dream is a fantasy; it It is a more clear and vivid does not have any target that you want to boundaries. attain. It is a goal without legs. A goal is always accompanied with a plan. A dream can be the guiding passion of your It is an aim or objective life. that you want to achieve.
SETTING GOALSThe process of setting goals is based on three steps: Deciding what you want to accomplish. Devising a plan to work with. Working on the plan to achieve the result you desire.
IMPORTANCE OF SETTING GOALSSetting goals enable you to: Convert ideas into doable milestones. Have control on the direction of your life. Concentrate and use your time more effectively. Being positive.
TIPS FOR SETTING GOALS Choose goals that are worthwhile. Opt for goals that are achievable. Make your goals specific. Be committed to your goals.
Prioritize your goals. Set deadlines to accomplish your goals. Evaluate your goals. Reward yourself for accomplishment.
YOUR GOAL SHOULD BE SMART Specific Time Measurable Bound Realistic Attainable
CONCLUSION A dream becomes a goal when action is taken towards achieving it. & You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.