TECC 90: Vision Setting and Blueprinting for Long-Range Vector Setting for Engineers
December 8, 2015•49 min
In this episode, Chris Knutson and I dive into long-term goal setting or vector setting for engineers and give you some actionable steps on how to do it.
The best way to shape the future of your engineering career is to design it. Here are is a summary of this episode which can help you to design your ideal career.
A vision is a statement of what future success looks like and is not tied to a timeframe (the question of why).
5 Steps for Bringing Future Predictions into Existence
Write down your single vision/project
Rule of 1% - setting time aside to work on it everyday
Do what you need to do to bring those visions/projects to existence
Set some milestone that can be reasonably met (create a dashboard)
Be flexible about changing your vision, mission, or goal as it unfolds
5 Steps to Blueprint Your Lifestyle (to further guide you with these 5 steps, scroll down to download the worksheet)
Concept Development – define the concept of what you want to do