Do you have a vision for what it is that you really want in life or in your police career? Police officers are just like most people when it comes to procrastinating about a plan for their lives or even their careers in law enforcement. Experts and psychologists agree that when people spend time really articulating what they want, they have a much better chance of getting it, so life planning and career planning can have a tremendous impact upon your success. This usually includes writing down your thoughts and goals so you have a sort of map to get where you want to go. Here’s an interesting video from YouTube that might also help you.
You can visit Malcolm’s Vision Statement Channel on YouTube BY CLICKING HERE and I recommend his tutorials.
I’ve written about this subject before when I wrote about John Goddards Life List and I am a firm believer in writing down your goals. As the famous baseball player Yogi Berra once said: “If you don’t know where you are going you might not get there”.
CLICK HERE http://www.copsalive.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/09/Life%20%26%20Career%20Planning%20Worksheet.pdf for a PDF document on life and career planning. Try it out. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain. Stay safe and be healthy.