Are you into setting goals? At the start of each year, I set out to make some changes and hopefully do things a bit better than I did the year before.  One thing that helps me is if I write it all out. I need a plan! For me, the key to success is having plenty of reminders and visual aids to keep me on track. Here are the goal setting worksheets that I use.

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Free Printable Goal Sheets

Related: Here are some of my favorite motivational quotes to keep me positive! These positive affirmations are printable cards that are great to place where you see them every day.

Free Printable Goal Setting Worksheets

These free simple goal setting worksheets, provide effective strategies for realistic goal setting. You’ll break down your main goal into actionable steps with clear deadlines, track progress, and set achievable mini-goals across various areas of your life. These tools help transform personal goals into realistic achievements while fostering positive habits and routines in different areas of your life.

Here are some of my super simple goal planning tips.  I first make a list of ways I want to grow in specific areas of my life by filling out this sheet. I choose one or two in each area to focus on as my goals. They can be both short term goals, or more of a long term vision.  I think it’s best to have a mix of both.

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Printable Goal Worksheet
Free Goal Planner

What are SMART goals?

S.M.A.R.T. goals were developed by, George T. Doran,  He introduced S.M.A.R.T. goals as a tool to create criteria to help improve the chances of succeeding in accomplishing a goal. The goals must be specific measurable attainable relevant and time-bound.  For the action planning, take time to list steps on how to reach your goal and set a timeline. Here is a smart goal setting worksheet. It is great for setting long term goals. Be sure to check off when you achieve the goal and milestones.

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Printable Goal Setting Worksheet
Goal Tracker Templates

I found I often forget to check my goal planning worksheet and then get way off track.  To remind me on a daily basis what I am working toward and to remind myself I can do it I fill a couple of these cards weekly, cut them out and place them where I can’t miss them on a daily basis.  These little reminders do wonders to keep me focused on my daily goal and also the longterm goal.

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Printable Weekly Goal Cards

You’ll find some of these cards on my bathroom mirror, inside a frequently opened cabinet door, on my computer, and in my car to keep me motivated and remind me why my goals are important to me. What important goal do you have in your life?

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Printable Goal Reminder Cards

We all need to be reminded we can do it.  I know you can.  On these cards, I write my specific goal and keep it where I can see it everyday!

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I can goal cards

Make sure you keep the specific tasks on your weekly planner even if you have multiple goals that you are working towards! It is the small tasks that you accomplish over the days and the weeks that add up to the big goal accomplishments over the months and years!

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Weekly and Daily Planner – Free Printable Worksheet

Ready? I hope that this goal setting template will give you a great place to start. It takes planning and determination but I know you can make your dreams come true. You’ve got this!

Related: You might like to download my 2024 inspirational calendar.

If losing a few pounds is on your goal list. You might like these Weight Watchers recipes. I also have a great weight loss soup that not only works but is super yummy. Don’t forget to stay hydrated. Try one of these infused waters.

Grab your free printable weekly meal plan for savings, stress relief, and healthier eating. It’s the key to smart shopping, reduced waste, and a balanced budget. By organizing meals and streamlining your week, this tool saves time and energy while promoting better habits and a stress-free dining experience. By reducing stress around mealtime decisions you are freeing up time and energy for other pursuits.


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  1. I really like your sheets, thanks so much for sharing this!
    Would you have the monthly planner on this same template as well? Thank you!

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