Are you making the impact you want? Are you doing what is most important to you?
When was the last time you stepped back and reflected on what your most important personal and professional goals and aspirations are?
Being more than midway through the year, take a few minutes to think about what inspires you, what you care about. What do you love doing, and wish you could stop doing? What gives you joy versus heartburn?
When you pause between the overflowing virtual inbox, emails and daily crises, are you making progress in making your dreams come true?
Think about it – three years from now where do you want to be? What are the big things you’ll need to do for that to happen? What will matter most that you are doing now? What are the stepping stones that will get you there?
Whether you take a long reflective walk or think about your inspiration in the back of your mind while enjoying a wonderful summer vacation, regularly reflecting on the big picture will help you from getting too mired down in the every day to build the future you are dreaming of.
What do you do to keep an eye on what you want to accomplish amid the every day rush of things?