It’s the time of year where many of us are making resolutions and setting goals for the coming year. For many of us, this process begins and ends with stating an aspiration for growth or improvement. This year, try making “smart resolutions”, and identify the steps you will need to take to achieve your goals. Like SMART goals, SMART resolutions are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Time-based.
New Year’s resolutions are an opportunity for an annual goal setting process – for students these can be academic or personal goals. Here are a few tips for taking your resolutions to the next level and ensuring that you will make progress towards achieving your aspirations: