Review the Walden University SMART goals website in the Learning Resources.
Choose one of the remaining program objectives (#2, 3, 4, or 5) to adapt into the SMART format.
Post a comprehensive response to the following:
Identify the program objective that you chose.
Expand the program objective using each of the five parts of the SMART format (use the examples in the Discussion Lead-in to guide you).
Articulate a final SMART objective using the SMART format.
Developing SMART Goals (PDF)SMART is an acronym to help with realistic goal-setting. Use it as a tool to develop goals for yourself—they could be goals for your career, your studies at Walden, or even your personal life. This resource includes the SMART goal criteria, example goals, and a template for you to develop your own academic, professional, and personal SMART goals.