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Work in the moment and set attainable goals for six months or a year. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The reality of sport is a grim striving after attainable goals. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The only reason not to retire would be that he has attainable goals. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The first two are easily attainable with a bit of luck. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Fitness goals become attainable as Mercury turns thoughts to action. The Sun (2012)In the back of any fitness enthusiast's mind is a series of attainable and unattainable goals. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But it will allow Japan to ram through procedural changes which will make that goal more attainable. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This plan includes measurable, attainable goals for growth and ministry as well as a system of accountability. Christianity Today (2000)Set yourself up for success by determining an attainable goal such as exercising twice in the week, once on weekends. The Sun (2010)What is an attainable goal? The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)This way of approaching the game generally takes a lot of pressure off a player, and makes her goals more attainable. Winning Golf for Women (1993)Role models do seem to play an important part, but seem to have the most impact if they present an attainable target. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They experiment and they set themselves tough, but attainable, targets. Times, Sunday Times (2012)With around six partners bringing in at least a million a year each, 20m is easily attainable. The Sun (2013)But now I'm determined to be my own person and set attainable goals. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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