Making Rocks SMART

Transforming quarterly projects into specific, measurable, achievable, relevant, and time-bound (SMART) Rocks simplifies the process of creating compelling quarterly goals. Using the SMART framework keeps Rocks aligned with the long-term goals of the organization and streamlines progress monitoring.

In this brief, you’ll learn:

  • The importance of setting SMART Rocks to drive progress toward your long-term goals
  • All the components of the SMART framework and how they relate to Rocks
  • Tips for managing your Rocks, such as how many to set, how to be transparent, and how to conduct weekly progress check-ins
  • How setting ambitious goals keeps teams motivated and boosts morale