Extraordinary Goal Setting

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Course Description

Goal setting for some is part of their personal planning process. Goal setting in general helps people to identify what they want to achieve in their professional and/or personal life.

Aspirations or dreams are ineffective means to achieving targets as opposed to goals. In order to be able to achieve personal or professional targets, your dreams and aspirations, it is important to set effective and meaningful goals.

Attendees will learn to develop the necessary goal setting skills for overall development.


The Goal-Setting Course Cover 5 Core Areas:

These tools explore the vision you have for your life, help set goals which fit into the bigger picture, explore and decide which goals are most meaningful (or exciting!) to move forward with, look at goal ecology, obstacles, success boosters and begin to take action.

  1. Vision For Your Life. Identify a Whole Life Vision that maps onto a 10 year vision and then onto 3 month vision.
  2. Picking Goals to Move Forwards With. Brainstorm your vision and goal ideas. Select meaningful goals that add real value to our lives.
  3. Goal Ecology & Motivation. Explore WHY you want your goals, and why NOW to gain maximum commitment.
  4. Nailing Down and Making SMART Goals. Making your goals more effective by setting SMART goals and identifying obstacles.
  5. Annual Goal-Setting. The process of setting 3 specific Annual Goals-from start through to an action to take tomorrow!

Who is this course for:

  • If you are looking for improving your skills in goal setting, this course is for you.
  • If you have struggled to achieve your New Years Resolutions, this course is for you.
  • If you want to have more, do more and be more, this course is for you.
  • Ideal audience: Employees, Supervisors, Project Managers, Team Leaders, Senior Managers, Executives, CEOs, Business Owners

Who is this course not for:

  • People who just want to take some time out just for fun and not participate
  • Highly effective people who have too much time at their hands
  • People who know it all and already have achieved everything in life.


What you will learn:

  • The difference between dreams and goals
  • Why it is important to set goals
  • Tools and techniques to setting SMART and meaningful goals
  • Next steps to achieving your goals


Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the meaning and importance of setting goals
  • Understand and define SMART goals
  • Plan personal and professional goals
  • Create highly charged goals
  • Why establishing meaningful goals with a deadline (psychology of goal setting)
  • Rewards and success of goal setting and goal achievements
  • Having a foundation for annual planning exercise (separate course)


Course Content

Total learning: 18 lessons Time: 8 weeks
  • Goal Setting - Vision
    • Lecture1.1
    • Lecture1.2
    • Lecture1.3
    • Lecture1.4
    • Lecture1.5
    • Lecture1.6
  • Goal Setting - Pick the Right Ones
    • Lecture2.1
    • Lecture2.2
    • Lecture2.3
  • Goal Setting - Ecology and Motivation
    • Lecture3.1
    • Lecture3.2
    • Lecture3.3
  • Goal Setting - SMARTen up
    • Lecture4.1
    • Lecture4.2
    • Lecture4.3
  • Goal Setting - Annual Goals
    • Lecture5.1
    • Lecture5.2
  • Goal Setting - Summary
    • Lecture6.1

About the Instructor

User Avatar Bodo

For over 30 years Bodo has worked in various industries where project outcomes depended on various complementary skills such as time management, goals & objectives, resilience, emotional intelligence, on productivity, amongst other skills. His experience has included working with people and teams from various backgrounds and most issues faced across industry sectors were related to inadequate use of and the lack of required skills.

Bodo has been training and educating people from all walks of life in managing projects, becoming more effective and productive, building high performing teams, being more resilient, having more success and establishing and living a successful work-life balance. He has been facilitating trainings since 1998 with great passion always delivering informative, interesting, interactive, engaging, enjoyable and relatable courses.

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  • 5 Sections with 17 Lessons
  • 8 Tools & Resources
  • 50 minutes of Video lessons
  • Weekly Coaching Sessions via Zoom/Teams
  • Full lifetime access
  • Language: English
  • Certificate of Completion