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Goal Setting / Goals Collection
A collection of articles, tips and tools for goal setting, curated by the ResultMaps team.
Goal setting is far more valuable when it aligns with beliefs and vision - whether or not it's SMART. Harvard researchers created an annotated compilation of existing studies.
This article discusses how to put OKRs (Objectives and Key Results) to work for you with a great example from Swipely CEO, Angus Davis.
CLEAR is a new approach to goal setting designed for the modern, fast paced world. Peter Economy discusses differences between CLEAR and SMART.
Dan Feliciano reviews the importance of goal setting and of ensuring that personal goals are aligned with an organization's goals, priorities, and strategy (big picture).
Big Hairy Audacious Goals, BHAGs for short - motivate and unite teams. Jim Collins provides an article and video explaining BHAGs and offering insight into goal setting where BHAGs are concerned.
Team Tony outlines the SMART goal setting acronym and the clarity it provides.
In this video, Google Ventures partner Rick Klau discusses the value of setting objectives and key results (OKRs) and how to implement them in your organization.
An example of setting big goals (objectives), by Nike is shown in this article.
Jim Collins and Jerry Porras provide a framework for deep diving into your organization's vision.
Peter Diamandis gives several examples of breakthroughs that came from a combination of a crazy idea and passion.