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How to Set Goals

Goals are things you want to accomplish or change in your life. It takes effort and organization to make and accomplish goals.

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A successful career plan is made up of short-term and long-term goals. Learn more about the difference between these goals and how to make them.

Use the pages below to help set goals.

What Are Short-Term Goals?
A short-term goal is something you want to do soon. They can help you break down big changes into small steps.

What Are Long-Term Goals?
A long-term goal is something you want to do further in the future. They require time and planning.

Making SMART Goals
Learn how to set goals that are specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, and time-based.



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