Posts tagged "objectives"

Stop Waiting for “What’s Next”

It is not death that we should fear, but we should fear not beginning to live.Marcus Aurelius My life is a perpetual stage of going through, around, or through doors and barriers. I resign myself…or in some cases assign myself…to the wishes, goals, and desires of others. In this I’ve continually knocked on doors, and…

Are you on offense or defense?

In one of the podcasts over the past week the speaker asked the question about whether or not you’re on offense or defense as you organize and schedule your goals. I think there is a need to remain focused on your own goals…and at the same time remain nimble, flexible, and in some aspects “defensive.”…

Viewing your life as a project

One helpful focus that I’ve found in Stoic philosophies is the opportunity to consider our lives as an ongoing project. This includes a regular journey of ethical self-development. I first started this journey as I had just graduated from college. My Aunt and Uncle indicated that I had a job and was single with no…

Goals, Strategies, Objectives, & Tactics

Whether you’re working on a grant proposal, lesson plans, or planning for a project, it is important to write a clear account of your plan of action. This plan may break down into component parts of goals, strategies, objectives, and tactics. GOAL¬†– A broad primary outcome. STRATEGY¬†– The approach you take to achieve a goal.…