The vast majority don’t have a vision for their life. Without a vision how do you know where you’re headed? Ask yourself what does your relationship look like, where do you go on vacation? Are you writing a book, are y ou on stage? Create what your life will look like in 5 years.
Having a Life Vision gives you a destination to aim for. Set goals that take you out of your comfort zone and when achieved they will give you a sense of huge satisfaction. Bring your goals to the forefront, make them THE dominant thought in our mind. Work on your goals everyday as a PRIORITY not after the fact or when you have time left over.
Put post it notes around the house so you can see your goals. If being an author is your life vision breakdown the chapters. Identify what you need to do and what you need then identify when you need to have the first draft completed by. The old saying goes, 'How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time'. Work in blocks of 30 minutes. This goes the same for your product. Set a goal to speak to a three or four people a week. Send a txt send an email, leave the person a message. Make a list of your contacts you are keeping in touch with.
Write your goals down and keep them in place so we can see them. Review them every day and as many times as possible. If we really want change in our life requires a shift in our current approach. Change your routine, create new networks, you should be continuously growing your network. Einstein once said, The definition of insanity is doing the something over and over and expecting different results'. We don't want to do that, try something different.
Share your thoughts with like minded people who will hold you accountable. Live the vision of your life.
Start seeing your failures and lessons in life where you can change course and keep correcting until you get it right. Never quit or get discouraged by your failure, adjust your conversion. You are just below the surface you are that little seed that is just about to sprout.
Being an entrepreneur means getting good at more than one thing. Look at failures as lessons in life.
You need a life VISION, work on them EVERYDAY and put your focus on your goals and repeat your goals. Come with a YES attitude. Get specific as possible, make them measurable and attainable. Goals must be relevant to our life vision, they must resonate deep down in your core. Put a time frame on your goals.
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Write out your goals for the year, that are going to move you to your 3-5 year vision. Write out your goals for the month, the week and how you plan to structure your life and how you can implement this structure on a daily basis. Write out your dream business and what it looks like. Write out what type of people you want to work with on your team.