How to set goals and organise your job hunt

‘A vision is a dream taken seriously.’ Put another way, from South Pacific, ‘You’ve got to have a dream; if you don’t have a dream, how you going to have a dream come true?’

Goal setting can make the difference between success and failure in your job hunt and achieving your vision. Goal setting gives you targets to aim for. Organisations and businesses constantly use goal setting to help them to achieve things such as production and sales targets. Similarly, many successful people say that an element of their success is due to goal setting. Goals are specific – ‘to be happy’ is not a goal, it is an aim. Achieving goals is the process of putting one foot after the other, along the stepping stones that ...

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