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  • set one's sights on — ASPIRE TO, aim at/for, try for, strive for/towards, work towards. → sight * * * set one s sights on To aim for (eg a specified goal) • • • Main Entry: ↑sight * * * have as an ambition; hope strongly to achieve or reach Katherine set her sights on …   Useful english dictionary

  • Goal-setting theory — has become one of the most popularFact|date=November 2007 theories in organizational psychology. History Edwin A. Locke began to examine this idea in the mid 1960s and continued researching goal setting for thirty years. Locke derived the idea… …   Wikipedia

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  • S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl — S.T.A.L.K.E.R. redirects here. For the prequel, see S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky. For the sequel, see S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl The European cover art for S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl …   Wikipedia

  • goal — [ goul ] noun count *** 1. ) something that you hope to achieve: Our goal is to provide a good standard of medical care. goal of: the company s goal of employing as many women as men within five years set/establish a goal: You should set goals… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • Goal — For other uses, see Goal (disambiguation). A goal or objective is a desired result an animal or a system envisions, plans and commits to achieve a personal or organizational desired end point in some sort of assumed development. Many people… …   Wikipedia

  • Goal-oriented — Unreferenced|date=May 2008 A system, person, or organization that tends to achieve a goal and demonstrate it in subsequent actions.Goal oriented or goal driven/goal directed/purposive is a property of systems which are able to… …   Wikipedia

  • goal */*/*/ — UK [ɡəʊl] / US [ɡoʊl] noun [countable] Word forms goal : singular goal plural goals 1) something that you hope to achieve Our goal is to provide a good standard of medical care. goal of: the company s goal of employing as many women as men within …   English dictionary

  • S. A. Andrée's Arctic balloon expedition of 1897 — was an ill fated effort to reach the North Pole in which all three expedition members perished. S. A. Andrée (1854 ndash;97), [Andrée, christened Salomon August, invariably went by his initials as an adult.] the first Swedish balloonist, proposed …   Wikipedia

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