Microlearning Goal Setting Workshop: How to use SMART Goals


Thursday, October 26, 2023


1:00pm - 1:45pm




This interactive workshop will give you the opportunity to plan ahead by considering what success will look like for you in the coming year. You will leave with a draft of a specific measurable goal and tips for having a discussion and reaching agreement with your team and/or your leader.

You will learn to:

  • Identify the elements of SMART goals
  • Compose a SMART goal to include in performance goals, evaluations and professional development plans
  • Determine techniques for goal alignment based on your role

You will benefit by:

  • Obtaining resources that will assist with goal formation
  • Receiving coaching on SMART goal creation
  • Gaining a better understanding of the importance of SMART goals

Course Recommendation:

Check out the following resources for additional learning on this topic:

LinkedIn Learning is available at no cost to all active students, faculty and staff (including temporary employees). View more information about LinkedIn Learning at U-M.


Any U-M faculty or staff member interested in learning how to set and write measurable goals or those who are interested in assisting others to do the same

Course Note:

This course is being presented in an online webinar format. The link for participation will be included in the registration confirmation email.

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