SET TIME ASIDE FOR PLANNING AND STRATEGY

Set  time  aside  for  planning  and  strategy 

The  problem  with  many  goals  is  that  they  depend  in  what  things  are  currently.  Set  time  aside  for  planning  and  strategy.  To  be  fruitful,  your  own  dreams  must  concentrate  on  what  you  need  to  achieve,  not  what  you  have  achieved  already.  Achievement  isn’t  enchantment  or  a  magical  mystery  it’s  just  figuring  out  how  to  concentrate  your  energy  on  what  is  important  not  just  what  is  urgent. 

The  most  joyful  experiences  in  life  are  those  that  reliably  get  you  to  do  extremely  well  and  enable  you  to  tap  into  your  potential.  Set  time  aside  for  observing,  listening  and  learning  new  and  better  ways  to  achieve  your  dream.  Don’t  do  what  everybody  does  (worry,  fear,  anger,  hatred),  instead  take  some  time  to  plan  ahead.

Write  down  your  ideas  regardless  of  how  stupid  they  sound  at  the  time.  Set  time  aside  to  analyze  and  assess  complex  concepts  that  no  one  has  paid  attention  to  before.  The  main  useful  material  and  asset  in  planning  is  to  be  certain  about  your  activities  and  the  course  of  action  towards  your  goals.

How  to  set  time  aside  for  planning  and  strategy:

Think,  act,  and  feel  differently  as  of  today.  Invest  in  your  future.  Change  your  thinking.  Change  your  communication.  Change  the  pictures  you  hold  in  your  head,  your  perception  of  life.  Say  what  is  rightfully  intentional.  Do  what  is  aligned  with  your  purpose,  your  principles,  and  your  objectives.

Consider  possible  alternatives  in  various  situations  that  could  occur  in  the  future.  Develop  creative  abilities  and  ideas  to  achieve  creative  results.  Move  out  of  your  normal  problem-solving  mode.  Filter  and  focus  your  mind  to  identify  the  ideas  that  have  a  truly  innovative  value.

Suspend  premature  judgments  and  the  lack  of  organization  of  ideas.  Build  imaginative  and  ideal  situations.  Invent  the  ideal  vision.  Find  ways  to  make  the  ideal  vision  happen.  Relate  things  or  ideas  which  were  previously  unrelated.  Generate  multiple  solutions  to  a  problem.

Ways  to  set  time  aside  for  planning  and  strategy:

Concentrate  on  handling  problems.  Recognize  your  depressing  thoughts.  Tell  a  compassionate  friend  how  you  feel  (openness).  Take  steps  to  solve  a  problem.  Positively  affect  the  lives  of  those  with  whom  you  interact.  Take  charge  of  your  life.

Identify  how  your  knowledge  today  impact  your  success  tomorrow.  Determine  a  positive  way  to  how  respond  to  the  many  challenges  you  bump  into  on  a  daily  basis.  Control  your  destination  by  the  choices  you  make.  Know  that  there  will  always  be  obstacles  in  business  journey.  Have  an  unshakable  self-confidence.  Believe  that  you  will  succeed.

Put your full effort into your thinking

Opening Scripture

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might… –Ecclesiastes9 vs. 10

Quotes

  1. Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, the one with a little more courage and a little more effort will have victory. – James F. Bell 
  • Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached their goal, while others obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than ever before. – Herodotus
  • Success seems to be connected with action.  Successful men keep moving; they make mistakes, but they do not quit. – Conrad Hilton
  • Keys to success:  Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it. – John S. Hinds
  • Always keep a window open in your mind for new ideas.

Explanation

Positive thoughts lead to a positive opportunity, while negative thoughts lead to a negative opportunity. Changing your thoughts is as easy as hitting the “play” button on what you’re thinking and choosing to think different thoughts.

Putting your full effort into your thinking is basically an act of thinking strategically. Here is how you can live and think strategically:

  • Decide what is important for the long-range success of your life and focusing on it.
  • Ask yourself, “How should I position my life to meet personal and spiritual goals?”
  • A life strategy is a series of personal decisions that lead to achieving a personal goal.
  • Strategic thinking involves the “big picture” of your life.
  • Strategic thinking involves planning, analyzing and implementing a sound strategy.
  • Strategic thinking is most effective if you can step back far enough and say “all things are possible.”
  • The essence of strategic thinking is matching spiritual resources to personal and professional opportunities.
  • Strategic thinking involves seeking and identifying opportunities and threats in your personal and professional life.
  • Strategic thinking is based on the premise that “all lives are not the same.”
  • Strategic thinking involves assessing the strengths and weaknesses of your spiritual, personal and professional life.
  • When assessing strengths and weaknesses, personal skills and abilities are likely to be more important than professional skills.
  • Strategic thinking involves looking into the future rather than dwelling on the past.
  • Strategic thinking is proactive rather than reactive.
  • Strategic thinking involves anticipating change and taking advantage of it.
  • Strategic thinking involves assessing how you make your decisions today will affect your life in the future.
  • Strategic thinking is more of a state-of-mind than a rigid process.
  • Strategic thinking is most useful for a life with a unique or differentiated perspective for specialty or differentiated challenges.

Summary

  • Decide what is important
  • Position your life to meet personal and spiritual goals
  • Plan, analyze and implement sound strategy.
  • Match spiritual resources to personal and professional opportunities.
  • Assess the strengths and weaknesses of your spiritual, personal and professional life.

Key Nuggets

  • Seek and identifying opportunities and threats in your personal and professional life.
  • Look into the future rather than dwelling on the past.
  • Be proactive rather than reactive.
  • Anticipate change and taking advantage of it.
  • Assess how you make your decisions today will affect your life in the future.

Affirmation

I am proactive. My decisions are sound. I think strategically. My mind has the ability to perceive and identify opportunities. I’m developing and becoming better each day.

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