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goal-orientedadjective

uk   us   (also goal-directed, also goal-driven)
a goal-oriented ​person or ​teamworks hard to ​achieve good ​results in the ​tasks that they have been given: The ​managementteam was made up of ​ambitious, goal-oriented ​types who'd ​worked hard for their ​positions.
a goal-oriented ​plan or ​activity is ​based on a ​number of things that must be ​achieved: Analysts ​recommended a goal-oriented ​cost-cuttingprogram to get the ​company back on ​track.
(Definition of goal-oriented from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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