Goal Setting

Setting goals is considered one of the most important elements of a successful career search.  Goals give you the framework to track your milestones, along with helping you determine what you need and want out of your employment.

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A Few Tips for Goal Setting

Goal setting is a great way to keep on track during your employment search. Below are some Tip Sheets that will help you do just that!

Goal Setting: Why it's Important to a Successful Job Search

Setting measurable goals helps improve your career by keying you focused on your future. You can use goal setting to focus your job search on a career that allows you to develop a path that takes your interest into account. View this tip sheet to start setting some of your important goals:

SMART Goals: How to set SMART Goals for a Successful Job Search

Using the SMART method allows you to identify five key elements for your goals to make them achievable. View this tip sheet for a step-by-step process to start setting SMART goals:

Links and Resources

We can all use some help during our job search. Below are resources to help with your goal setting.

Last modified:Friday, April 12, 2024