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Smart Goal


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Smart Goal

  1. 1. Smart Goals<br />By: Austin Smaltz<br />
  2. 2. Smart Goals<br />What does Smart stand for?<br />S= specific<br />M= measurable<br />A= attainable<br />R= result base<br />T= Timely<br />
  3. 3. Why do we use Smart Goals?<br />People use smart goals to set realistic goals for themselves or for their businesses.<br />We use smart goals to put in perspective which goals are attainable and which are unrealistic.<br />Helps us Stay organized/ and committed<br />
  4. 4. Specific<br />The goal must be specific!<br />Ex: I want to lose 5 pounds in three weeks <br />This goal is very specific, if someone were to say “I want to lose weight,” the goal really isn’t specific enough<br />By being very specific with your goals you will have a better chance of completing them.<br />
  5. 5. Measurable <br />Goals which can not be measured can not be managed<br />Your goal is measurable if anyone can tell you at the end of the deadline, whether or not you have completed your goal. <br />Ex: GM tells you that you have reached your sales quota for the week.<br />
  6. 6. Attainable<br />Is your goal reachable?<br />Ex: I want to become rich by opening up an Italian restaurant in Portsmouth NH.<br />Vague Ex: I want to be rich<br />High goals that stretch you are okay, but high AND realistic goals are better<br />
  7. 7. Result Base<br />Relevant goals are a sure way to direct your efforts towards attaining something that is concentrated to who you are as a person.<br />EX: If your running a painting Company a relevant goal would be to have 10 estimated done by the end of the week.<br />Bad Ex: I want to replace siding on a house<br />
  8. 8. Time bound<br />Can you finish the goal in a realistic time frame?<br />Ex: I will start my research paper tonight at 8 and finish it in the morning by 12<br />Vague Ex: I will do my research paper<br />Goals need to have deadlines!<br />