CHAPTER 28

VISION:SEE IT, TASTE IT, TOUCH IT, FEEL IT

Where there is no vision, the people perish.

—PROVERBS 29:18

Don’t confuse a visionary person with one who has a vision. A visionary person tends to talk a lot without doing much. A person with vision is able to recruit others to help realize a vision. Such a person has no doubt about the vision, is always moving toward it, and possesses an inner strength that drives the person past the inevitable challenges. A charismatic person must be able to communicate the vision, get buy-in or commitment from others, and make the vision so compelling that it seems realistic. A vision inspires and empowers us to reach for the stars. It enables us to get past our fears and our worries about what could ...

Get The Laws of Charisma now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.