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What We Get Wrong About SMART Goals

How to stop beating yourself up for missing a deadline

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Goals should be SMART, right? Specific, measurable, achievable, relevant, and time-bound.

But a lot of us fail to pay attention to the achievable and relevant parts of the planning process. We stick to specific and time-bound, and if life goes sideways or we get smacked with a global…



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