Culinary Arts Newsletter
October 7, 2015
If you know what you are aiming at, you can focus on hitting the target. Setting a goal works the same way. The most helpful goals are SMART (Specific, Measureable, Action-Packed, Realistic & Time-Bound). This goal-setting tool will help you focus on a goal and help you reach it. Take one of your education or career goals and make it a SMART goal:
What do you want to do?
Not Specific: I want to get an education.
Specific: I want to earn an Associate Degree in Culinary Arts.
How will you measure your goal progress?
Not Measurable: I will take some classes.
Measureable: I will enroll and complete 12 credits each semester.
How will you make this happen?
Not Action-Packed: I will attend class.
Action-Packed: I will schedule my time so I can attend 12 hours of class each week and allow myself at least 24 more hours to study (for every 1 credit hour, approximately 2-3 hours outside of class studying).
Is your goal doable?
Unrealistic: I will reach this goal in a year or so.
Realistic: I will complete 24 credits each school year.
Can you set a time frame?
No time: I will earn an Associate Degree.
Time: I will earn an Associate Degree in Culinary Arts in 6 semesters.
What is YOUR SMART Goal?
Do You Know...
2015 FALL JOB FAIR!!
Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm
Location: Library Learning Commons
This event, hosted by the Job Prep Services Office at Leeward Community College, provides Leeward CC students access to employment opportunities from local businesses.
List of participants available HERE
(Courtesy of Job Prep Services)
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