Showing up as your future self involves identifying who you want to become in the future and taking intentional actions to align your present behaviour with that vision. Here are some steps you can take:
- Define your future self: Take time to envision who you want to become in the future. What kind of person do you want to be? What kind of life do you want to lead? Write down your goals and aspirations for your future self. CHECK OUT: How to Create Your Best Future Self With Clarity & Purpose
- Identify your current self: Take an honest look at yourself and identify your current habits, behaviours, and beliefs. What aspects of yourself do you need to change or improve to become your future self? What habits do you need to develop or let go of? CHECK OUT: PODCAST: Daily Changes you can make to Become Your Best Future Self
- Create a plan: Develop a plan of action to bridge the gap between your current self and your future self. Break down your goals into smaller, actionable steps that you can take every day. Identify specific habits you can develop or let go of to move closer to your desired future self. CHECK OUT: Do You Have a Life Plan?
- Take action: Consistently take action towards your goals and make small changes in your daily habits to align with your vision of your future self. Remember that change takes time, so be patient and persistent. You can also take action by putting things in place for the future. Things like life insurance policies, and a funeral plan, and think about savings and investments for the future. Taking action can be a great way to help secure your financial future. CHECK OUT: The distance between dreams and reality is called action
- Monitor your progress: Regularly monitor your progress towards your goals and adjust your plan as needed. Celebrate your successes along the way and learn from your failures. CHECK OUT: 5 Ways to Keep Yourself Accountable
By taking intentional steps towards becoming your future self, you can create a life that aligns with your goals and aspirations, and ultimately become the person you want to be.