The Four-Step Approach to Achieving Objectives
What you'll learn
- This presentation provides a method to help you achieve your objectives. It helps by defining the goals and the milestones that form the path to achievement. Th
- It explains what is involved in planning with a purpose in mind and the things that must be considered to develop a plan that can be used as a tool.
- The building blocks of planning are defined and how they relate to each other is explained.
- The course includes a format for creating that plan and personalizing it to their Objective.
This course provides a planning tool for achieving your objectives based on the concept that the difference between where we are and where we want to be is what we do. This approach incorporates the one Step at a time philosophy that breaks things into manageable chunks and simplifies the execution. This presentation provides the tools to help you achieve your objectives. It helps by defining the goals and the milestones that form the path to achievement. At the end of this session, you will have begun developing an Achievement Statement and an Objectives Diagram that outlines the steps you will take and the resources required.
The Four-Step Approach to Setting and Achieving Objectives introduces you to the planning process by identifying the elements of a plan and how to develop those elements into something that will be useful. It explains what is involved in planning with a purpose in mind. It describes what to consider when developing a plan to be used as a tool for achievement. The building blocks of planning are defined, and how they relate to each other is explained. The course includes a format for creating that plan and personalizing it to your Objective. Upon completing the course, you will identify an objective, set goals for achieving the Objective, and determine the milestones necessary to meet those goals.
Who this course is for:
- Individuals 18 years or older that are looking to better organize their approach to achieving objectives.
Al Thompson has more than fifty years of experience as a writer and training course developer for various computer companies. He has authored more than eighty books on computer applications. He has also functioned as department head for the Publications and Marketing departments.
Al was born in Cleveland, Ohio. Upon graduation from high school, he joined the Marine Corps and served in Vietnam from June 1965 to March 1966. Upon discharge, he completed a trade school course at Control Data Institute in Computer Science. He then worked as a manufacturing technician and customer service engineer on large mainframe computers. He lived and working in the Sant Clara Valley in the 1970s and 80s when computers were being developed.
He completed an undergraduate BSCS degree at San Jose State in Technology Management and MBA from The University of Phoenix, and Doctoral work at San Jose State in Mass Communications.
He has taught business and computer science at the University of Phoenix. Portland Community College, and Pioneer Pacific University.