Goals are needed to achieve objectives. Therefore, each of us has to make sure that the goals he/she sets are SMART. Now, the question is: “What does a SMART goal mean?”.
A SMART goal is:
Specific: goal should be specific so that you know what you want to achieve.
Measurable: goal should be measurable to be able to asses your progress.
Achievable: goal should be reachable within your current situation.
Realistic: goal should be realistic and parallel to your purpose in life.
Time specific: goal should have deadline to achieve.