Episode #146: Why Having a Vision for Your Business Can Save You Hours of Stress and Anxiety + Tips on How to Craft an Effective and Sustainable Vision with Businessman Michael Hyatt

March 30, 2020

When it comes to success in life or business, we know we need to know what we want. But how do we go from a dream to real life? How does an aspiration become a success? In this podcast, I discuss the power of vision with best-selling author and successful businessman Michael Hyatt, and how vision precedes resources, directs alignment and execution, reduces unnecessary stress at work and at home, and leads to long-term success.


Podcast Time Highlights

2:18 How Michael became a leadership mentor

4:25 What is the difference between an opportunity and a distraction?

7:07 What do you do when you encounter resistance?

10:00 What is a vision script?

18:58 How to become a more effective leader

27:05 The hustle fallacy

31:19 How to create a vision script

37:00 Why you need to give yourself permission to rest

39:40 The value of play

45:00 Don’t let your work become your identity

47:55 Why vision is a process, not a statement

55:15 How to talk to a boss/manager about mental health


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