objective


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the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable)

the lens or system of lenses in a telescope or microscope that is nearest the object being viewed

undistorted by emotion or personal bias

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serving as or indicating the object of a verb or of certain prepositions and used for certain other purposes

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emphasizing or expressing things as perceived without distortion of personal feelings, insertion of fictional matter, or interpretation

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belonging to immediate experience of actual things or events

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Building Innovation Centers at National Institutes with an objective to propel successful innovation through augmentation of incubation and R&D efforts.
One of the first steps to plan out your career is starting with a career objective, which can act as some sort of golden compass that you can use to guide you through your career.
Under the company's new financial objective, the equity ratio is over 60%.
The Rohs-compliant objectives are available in four models with 2X magnification, with focal lengths of 8mm or 10mm.
The demand, consumption, share, and size of every segment have been included in the research study to provide a clear understanding of the objective lens market in Africa.
First we set "visionary" objectives. We picture what the result would be if everything went well.
I recommend a maximum of three objectives. Most people cannot absorb more information in one written piece.
The terms goals, sub-goals, and objectives are often used interchangeably, which has often been the source of unnecessary confusion, and as goal-setting theory continues to develop as a useful body of knowledge, related application benefits can be markedly improved when their differences are more clearly understood.
The delegations agreed on the main principles but argued over either objectives or proposed actions.
Another case is when we need to add one or more objectives that affect a hierarchically higher-order objective.
Further, he states that the "political objective is the goal, war is the means of reaching it, and means can never be considered in isolation from their purposes."
One step to closing the gap between tactical and strategic objectives is to implement an integrated inventory that satisfies both strategic architecture objectives and tactical objectives.
Thus, state mandated objectives and testing are the law of the land, if each state wants to receive federal aid for their respective schools.
A behavioral objective was for the elementary student to assume the role of a travel agent and identify five interesting facts about the wall to share with someone who would be traveling to China.
This checklist is designed for those managers who participate in setting corporate objectives and who then have to interpret and apply such objectives to their own functional or departmental operation, including setting objectives with and for the people under their responsibility.