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Developing SMART Goals for Your Organization

FE577/FE577 by Derek Farnsworth, Jennifer L. Clark, Henry Cothran, and Allen WysockiOctober 6, 2020

Scenario Planning for Managing Ecosystem Services and Natural Resources

FR465/FOR394by Jiangxiao Qiu and Lorna BravoMarch 21, 2023Florida is experiencing environmental challenges such as climate change, sea-level rise, and urbanization that make it difficult to develop management and policy actions to conserve our ecosystems and their goods and services, which are vital for human well being. Scenario planning is a useful tool to explore and cope with the uncertainties surrounding the future consequences of decisions, but it remains underused in Extension practices. This publication provides an overview of scenario planning and the conditions under which scenario planning can be useful. It explains how to construct and develop effective scenarios for decision making and provides illustrated, real-world examples across different scales. The goal is to introduce the concept of scenario planning to Extension and elaborate its potential to be incorporated into existing Extension programs to help develop robust, sustainable solutions to manage agriculture, ecosystem services, and natural resources in Florida.

Setting Goals to Promote Academic and Personal Achievement

WC166/AEC502 by Rigo Chaparro, Margaret Reaves, Carla B. Jagger, and J.C. BunchApril 24, 2023"Learners begin to envision their futures in both academic and personal settings even as children. The future that we develop motivates us to engage in learning environments, work experiences, and social encounters/settings. As instructors, we have the opportunity to help learners develop academic and personal goals that will develop and shape their future. This 3-page fact sheet assists instructors in developing their knowledge of goal theory, thereby allowing them to assist learners in utilizing their personal and academic goals to develop goal-directed achievement behaviors. Written by Eric D. Rubenstein and Andrew C. Thoron, and published by the UF Department of Agricultural Education and Communication, 2014.

SMART Objectives

FY1327/FCS6018 by David C. Diehl and Sebastian Galindo-GonzalezMarch 4, 2024A UF/IFAS numbered Fact Sheet.

Strategic Marketing Management: Building a Foundation for Your Future

FE299/FE299 by Derek Farnsworth, Jennifer L. Clark, Allen F. Wysocki, and Ferdinand F. WirthOctober 6, 2020

Urban Forest Management: A Primer to Strategic Planning for Municipal Governments—an Introduction

FR458/FOR387by Michael Andreu, Robert Northrop, and Wayne ZippererJanuary 13, 2023This publication is an introduction to Urban Forest Management: A Primer to Strategic Planning for Municipal Governments, available in full for free here:

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