How to use this Goal Planner

This Goal Planner is for artists and creatives to use to set some achievable targets to help your creative enterprise grow.

It is also useful tool to help you begin to map out your aims for your business plan.

You can also reflect back on your goals and see how much you have achieved over the year.

5 Year Plan

Use this page to map out the top goals you want to achieve in the next five years for your creative business.

Think about 3 achievable things you can do to reach this goal.

Fill in why you want to achieve this goal and why it excites you!

Goals for the Year

Now you have your 5 year goal mapped out, think about what you can achieve this year to set you on the right path to get there.

Think about what you can do for your creative career and your own personal development.

Don’t forget: It is always a good idea to look back on what you have already achieved last year – write this down so you can see how far you have come.

Things to Do Now

Now your ultimate goals are set, and you know what to achieve in the next year.

The next best step is to break it down further and think about what you can do right now to help guide you in the right direction.

Take some time to think about the important things you need to assign time to and start filling out what your priorities are over the next 3 months.

Weekly Planner

Lastly, use the weekly planner page to create your best week, every week!

Print it off and keep it on our office wall or even your fridge door.

Remember to make a note of the things you are proud of as a creative entrepreneur!

Download the Goal Planner for Creatives here

Illustrated by Tink Outside the Box

If you are a craft person or designer-maker why not take a look at our Year Planner in partnership with the Crafts Council UK to help you map out your year ahead including a calendar of notable craft markets and art fairs to attend.