Envisioning a Possible Future
Here’s the approach I recommend:
1. Pick a time frame for success.
2. Imagine yourself in that future.
3. Describe what success looks and feels like.
4. Select the key elements.
Now we’ll go into this in detail:
1. Pick a time frame for success. Begin by deciding on a reasonable time frame for success. You can use this approach for envisioning successes of any size, from making a compelling presentation to establishing a solid start-up, from building a high-functioning team to building a profitable international company. It’s important that you pick a time frame that’s realistic given the size of the challenge before you: a few weeks to a successful presentation; a year for a high-functioning team; a few years ...