SMART goals model makes practical goals.

  • Specific: goals need clear boundaries 6E1B1B1.
  • Measurable: without progress, a goal has no finish line 6E1B1B2.
  • Achievable: pursuing the impossible does not count as a goal 6E1B1B3.
  • Relevant: contextually irrelevant goals won’t move forward 6E1B1B4.
  • Time bound: target dates set an appropriate urgency 6E1B1B5.

The SMARTER model tries to promote goals by making them more engaging 6E1B1A.