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S.M.A.R.T. Goals

The Importance of Setting Smart Goals from Derek Couts on Vimeo. Ok, so at this point, I’m probably beating a dead horse. Creating goals are important, but they will only be achieved with S.M.A.R.T. Goals! In the above video, I speak of the importance of S.M.A.R.T. Goals, and here are the main take aways. S.M.A.R.T. Goals hold you accountable. When …

Creating S.M.A.R.T. Goals

During last week’s Coffee Break, I introduced S.M.A.R.T. Goals. To recap, a S.M.A.R.T. goal is specific, measurable, attainable, realistic and timed. Of course, this is the formula for creating the goal, but how do you go about creating your S.M.A.R.T. goals? Start with why Simon Sinek, a visionary genius, challenges everyone to start with why before doing anything. Why do …

Be S.M.A.R.T

Coffee Break: Smart Goals from Derek Couts on Vimeo. The other day, I posted about my 2017 goals (read here). Something that you may have noticed, is that these goals were measurable, or as some would call, S.M.A.R.T. Every new year, the same “goals” or resolutions are made.┬áSome of these resolutions include: getting healthy, staying off the phone more, or …