From the money you use to pay for your morning coffee to the brand storytelling you do at work to the sports you play on the weekend, a good portion of your life is imagined. Before you dismiss me as a quack or check yourself into therapy, consider this: The money you use to pay for your coffee only has value because everyone else agrees to accept the same idea. But you can exchange it for water, food, and shelter. This is only possible because we all agree to accept the idea that these particular pieces of paper, metal, and plastic can be exchanged for the things we need and want. Now, think about what you do day-to-day. A brand is an idea that you hope others will recognize and identify with enough to become a consumer of your products and services.
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Dreams and imagination are the paints, the colors, used to create the portrait we call life. Choose them wisely. We do this by observing and adjusting our thoughts to align with our intention. Be willing to dream and imagine yourself becoming all that you wish to be. Be open, be humble, and be gracious. If you live from those imaginings as though they have already come into existence, the universe will align with you in bringing all that you wish, even more. Elevating one's ordinary level of consciousness, or what Thoreau calls "common hours," means elevating the level of success that you will be able to attract.
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H ow to use your imagination effectively is key to living a life of excellence. It is also the second step in creative visualization, which is a technique for intentionally creating your own reality. The power of imagination is limitless.
Every time you stop for a quick daydream, you use your imagination — How would your life change if this or that actually happened? But when you wish for something long enough, your brain will start guiding you towards your goal by giving you new ideas on how to make it real. Once you have those ideas, you just have to take action. When we read a good book, imagination allows us to build and experience a whole new world. Love what you do and do what you love.