"Make a life list"

If you knew with complete certainty that you were going to take your last breath tomorrow, what would you do? Would you call all of your loved ones? Would you travel the globe? Would you spend some time thinking about everything you wish you had done in your life? We all have dreams and visions of what we will do "someday". But what is "someday"? The fact is that most of us have no idea exactly what tomorrow will bring. The past is in the past and so the only guarantee is the here and now. Why not take the time to list everything that you've ever dreamed of accomplishing in your life? Randy Pausch, who became famous after his "Last Lecture", knew with certainty that his life was coming to an end. He lived his life more fully in his forty seven years, than most of us live in several lifetimes. He made his life list and actively engaged in achieving the majority of the items on his list. He didn't have "someday" like the majority of us do. I want you to think big on this list. Have you ever dreamed of scaling a fourteener? What about sailing around the Meditteranean Seas? At some point you need to stop wishing and start living. Take some time this week to put this list together and then take the next step of acting on some of your wishes.

ACTION STEPS FOR THE WEEK:

1. Make your list
Throw away all of your old lists, it's time to bring life to a new list. Create a new list of everything you intend to achieve in this lifetime. Have fun with this list-dream big! You are your biggest obstacle when it comes to making it happen. You are the only one that can plan, research, and ultimately follow through on your dreams.

2. Break it down
Looking at this list and determining where you are in your life right now, pick a couple items that you would love to accomplish this year. Highlight them and then start detailing a month by month plan to make it happen. Creating a realistic time line and breaking down your tasks into smaller accomplishments will allow you to feel less overwhelmed.

3. Install some support
It is critical to surround yourself by people and resources that will help you stick to your goals. Do your homework, research the details and then ask for help making these dreams your reality. Use your friends and family as accountability partners that will check in on your progress.

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Good Luck!
Have a great week!

Leslie

Leslie Gail is a Certified Life Coach who supports busy people in achieving personal and professional success without compromising their values. Leslie is on a panel of experts for KOSI radio in Denver as well as Alice 105.9, She also publishes articles and appears regularly in Denver Woman Magazine. Contact Leslie directly at New Life Focus or call 1-866-779-0731 for a FREE coaching consult.

Author's Bio: 

Leslie Gail is a Certified Life Coach who supports busy people in achieving personal and professional success without compromising their values. Leslie is on a panel of experts for KOSI radio in Denver as well as Alice 105.9, She also publishes articles and appears regularly in Denver Woman Magazine. Contact Leslie directly at www.newlifefocus.com or call 1-866-779-0731 for a FREE coaching consult.