Grow Yourself and Your Business Using S.M.A.R.T. Goals and a Coach!
As in leadership, every great sportsman began learning their skills one small step at a time. I’m sure Michael Jordan when he began shooting whoops wasn’t consistent in the beginning. However with a dream, focus, faithfulness, and consistency, well, need I say more? But we never saw these disciplines; we only saw the outcomes. So it is with great leaders!
One way to identify the right effort and skill sets you need in order to grow beyond where you are now can be found in using S.M.A.R.T. Goals. For those who are stuck, you may find your clarity while brainstorming specific ideas. Then when you focus your efforts consistently, you’ll discover this tool, this activity will help you to utilize your resources giving you a greater chance of achieving your goals and success in all you do. Evaluate your progress objectively!
Once you learn this, then use it throughout your career, while at the same time training your staff to do the same. Because with simplicity, consistency, and discipline comes the making of great leaders! S.M.A.R.T. Goals epitomizes this principle like none other.
Now just because it doesn’t appear complex doesn’t mean it won’t work! In fact, carefully laid, precise plans along with benchmarks to measure your effort and keep you on track, along with a set beginning and end date, then why wouldn’t it work? In fact, it’s in its very simplicity that makes it am. No other tool is as profoundly simple, yet exceptional as S.M.A.R.T. Goals.
You could think of it like the tracks of a train that faithfully bring people and products you from point A to point B. At one time this very train system created great wealth for those from the industrial age! So if I’ve gotten you fired up, let’s go. . . oh, one last thing, say I WILL throughout as it gives your brain a trigger that, oh yes, that’s right this is for me, and I CAN DO IT!