Well I'll take the 28th of February instead :D
It's a good idea to get rid of everything. It's like a store putting all the clothes on discount. So that they can clear out the old and bring in the new products that will sell better.
I want to add simply is that goal must be precise and must have a reasonable time to complete it. If you are planing for a tougher Goal then there comes the skilled resources that will make this possible. Usually organizations plan the Goal of tenure 1- 3years durations and conduct the reviews and track progress frequently.
The major goal may have any number of sub goals.
A freelancer needs to define goals in terms of money. The ultimate goal is to make ditch the day job without starving.