Tag: SMART

Looking sharp

You don’t have to be smart these days to recognise a SMART goal when you see one. Sing it with me, people:SpecificMeasurableAchievableRealisticTime-boundSMART goals are really useful, both personally and professionally, giving shape and definition to abstract aspirations. Those five filters are also a great way of applying a little objectivity.However…Not so long ago I was …

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Smart writers do it this way

Not so long ago, I was chatting away with fellow writer Terrie Leigh-Relf about our writing (there were probably other topics in there too) and the inevitable relfection on the year that’s passed. We’ve planned to each go away (i.e. offline) and come back with our writing goals for 2012. I know, the very mention …

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