If you don't know where you're going - you'll end up somewhere else. - Yogi Berra
Experts on leadership and personal development emphasize how vital it is for you to craft your own personal vision for your life. Warren Bennis, Stephen Covey, Peter Senge and others point out that a powerful vision can help you succeed far beyond where you’d be without one. That vision can propel you and inspire those around you to reach their own dreams.
We’ve learned from work with other Champions, Challengers and Dreamers (clients) that if you don’t identify your vision, others will plan and direct your life for you.
We have worked with too many individuals who late in their lives said, “if only… “You don’t have to have to be one of them.
Senge, defines vision as what you want to create of yourself and the world around you. What does your vision include? Making a vital change in an area such as your career or your environment? Raising happy, well-adjusted children? Writing a book? Owning your own business? Living on the beach? Being very fit and healthy? Visiting every continent? What do you do well? What do you love to do? What aren't you good at now, but you'd like to be? All of these important questions are part of identified your personal vision.
It is time to clearly identify your personal vision.