How To Turn Your Dreams Into A Reality
"How do make my dreams a reality?"
"My dreams seem to be out of reach? What do I do?"
"My reality sucks. My dreams are huge. Stuck in the mud."
"What's keeping me from accomplishing my dreams?"
Do you have dreams, visions or plans about things you'd love to have or accomplish?
Of course you do! We all do.
Unfortunately, dreaming is the easy part.
Turning those dreams into a reality is the challenge.
The good news is that there are proven techniques that can get you from where you are to where you want to be.
Follow this process to bring your dreams to fruition:
Turn your dream into a goal.
When you have a goal, you have a true target. For a greater chance of success, your plan should have a deadline and it must be measureable.
What are your realistic goals? How will you measure your success?
Prioritize your goal daily.
Read and write your goal each day.
What are you going to write down?
Make a list of negative associations.
You probably have negative associations with achieving your goal; otherwise you'd already have it. So make a list of all the negative stuff that pops into your mind when you think about achieving your goal.
What are your negative associations?
Make a list of all the positives about reaching your goal.
How would it make you feel?
How would it change your life?
How would it change your perspective of the world and yourself?
What would your next goal be?
What are the positives of reaching your goal?
What do you need to make your goal a reality?
Do you need to special license? Do you need a laptop? Is there some knowledge you must acquire? Make a list of what you need and figure out how you're going to get it.
What's on your list?
Catalog your available resources.
Who do you know that could be helpful?
What expertise or items do you need that someone else might have?
What are your available resources?
Track your progress.
Measure your progress each day. Use old fashioned paper and pencil or grab the latest smartphone app.
How will you track your progress?
In many ways, working toward a goal is like baking a cake: if you follow the recipe, you'll always pull a perfect cake out of the oven. Likewise, if you follow the above steps, you'll find it much easier to achieve your dreams.