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If Not Now, When?: Create a life and career of purpose with a powerful vision, a mission statement and measurable goals

If Not Now, When?: Create a life and career of purpose with a powerful vision, a mission statement and measurable goals

by Maureen F. Fitzgerald


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Do you live and work with a sense of passion and energy? Do you have a direction that is inspiring and energizing?

People with a clear sense of purpose achieve success by aligning their uniqueness and passion with their work. With abundant energy and a strong sense of purpose and direction, they know exactly where they are going and how to get there. In this book, you will be introduced to a unique new process for creating your own mission for life and work.

You will learn how to:

• Create your personal vision for your life and your work

• Identify your particular uniqueness

• Develop your own mission statement

• Select goals and strategies for fulfilling your mission

• Implement your mission and overcome obstacles

Hear stories of those who have created and are now living their dreams and will walk away with a concrete action plan, including strategies to bring about your mission.

If you want to achieve success professionally or personally—If Not Now, When?

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780993984006
Publisher: CenterPoint Media
Publication date: 04/06/2016
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Maureen F. Fitzgerald, PhD, JD, LLM, BComm practiced law for 20 years and has written 11 books, many articles and hundreds of blogs. She has a business and degree, a law degree, a master of law degree from the London School of Economics and a doctorate degree. In her former life, Maureen was a policy lawyer, mediator and professor at two universities. As a leader of thoughts and people, Maureen writes and speaks often about social justice, equality and mindfulness. Her motto: Sharing the right ideas at the right time can change the world. You can find her at

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Power of Mission
• The difference between a vision and a mission
• Why living on purpose is so important
• The benefits of a mission
• Steps to creating your vision, mission and goals

Strategy 1: Creating Your Vision
• Several ways to create a vision
• Techniques to define happiness and success
• How to use visualization and a vision board
• Steps to craft a personal vision

Strategy 2: Identifying Your Unique Vessel
• How to identify your unique skills and abilities
• Ways to assess your interests or what you care about
• How to create your success inventory
• Ways to identify your particular style and approach

Strategy 3: Developing Your Mission Statement
• How to formulate a proper mission statement
• How to decide exactly what you want to do
• Ways to identify your audience or clients
• How to draft your own unique mission statement

Strategy 4: Selecting Your Goals and Strategies
• How to create goals that will accomplish your mission
• Ways to craft measurable goals and set priorities
• How to use a strategic planning process
• Ways to identify your strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats

Strategy 5: Taking Action
• How to identify resources and supports
• Ways to address barriers and challenges
• How to adopt appropriate attitudes
• Techniques for facing your fears and staying focused



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