that you've identified a positive vision that's important to you,
and you're looking for key factors that will help you bring that
dream to life. The following suggestions may help prime the pump
of your visionary success:
Recall a time
when you had a vision of something that you wanted to do and you
accomplished it. What elements were most responsible for your
success? How might you apply those factors today?
Pick out a
historical figure, a great artist, a spiritual leader, or another
well-known person whom you admire and consider a visionary thinker.
What is it about this person's thoughts, words, and actions that
seems to make such a difference?
two people who, in your opinion, have done a great job of bringing
their visions to life. See what you can learn; try to identify
some keys to their success that also might work for you.
by Sam Quick, Ph.D., Human Development and Family Relations Specialist,
and Alex Lesueur, Jr., M.S.L.S, Staff Support Associate.