Vision: Do you have a clear vision for your future? | Question of the Day #5

Vision: Do you know where you’re going 3-5 years from now?

I realize this sounds a little like a fluff activity – busy work that won’t really move you forward. However, this question is as tangible and tactical as anything I’ve ever done. Think for a minute, how do you know which direction to turn if you don’t know where you’re going?

I realize it’s all guessing and you’re absolutely allowed to change your mind.

Take a few minutes and sketch out a vision for your life. Ari Weinzieg introduced me to this topic. Here’ s a blog post he calls “Why and How Visioning Works” that explains… The why and how. Duh.

Want to know how to do it? Here’s Ari explaining the Hot Pen Methodology that’s made this technique so effective for me in 1:09 minutes…

Ari also has a great book called A Lapsed Anarchist’s Approach to Building a Great Business (Zingerman’s Guide to Good Leading)