For many of us having a Vision and Mission statement in our lives does not seem to be a priority. When our lives are filled with working for other people, caring for children, having a social network and add to that what to watch on TV tonight!
With all that going on, having a statement that clarifies why we are on the planet, may seem pointless. That was certainly my view 10 years ago.
A remarkable women came into my life back then. She really showed me what a good clean Vision and Mission statement could do to transform a committee. It was truly amazing watching the group galvanize around our shared Vision and Mission. from there I started noticing that most successful corporations had a clear concise Vision and Mission. It guided them through the rough water of their growth, planted seeds for new growth and was a harbinger of good things to come.