When we talk about a Realistic goal, the plan is achievable given the available resources and time.
One way to test whether the goal is realistic is if YOU believe that it can be accomplished.
Is the goal realistic and within reach?
1. In the last steps, a measurable and attainable number of words was set to achieve the goal. Ask the following questions to further evaluate those numbers.
2. Is the goal reachable, given the time and resources?
3. Are you able to commit to achieving the goal?
I feel that this step is vital in the process. Once you’ve evaluated the goal as realistic and ensured that YOU are committed to achieving the parameters you’ve set, you’re well on your well to accomplishing the goal.
Next time, we will look at ‘T’ for Timebound,