Whatever you do, don’t start out by planning. If you do, you’re likely to set up roadblocks that might not even be real! Instead, use creative visualization to dream big.
Green Team Academy Podcast with Joan Gregerson
[1:00] If you have even just two people, don’t start with planning. Don’t start with planning. Start with dreaming.
[1:40] Go big or go home.
[1:50] There’s no harm in dreaming big.
[2:10] Big adventures happen when we dreamed big first, then planned how to make it happen.
[2:50] Decide first, then something magical happens.
[3:10] Have a creative visualization experience. Book: Creative Visualization, by Shakti Gawain.
[3:40] Creative visualization example: parenting and conflict with toddler
[4:10] First thing is to imagine the situation that you want.
[4:20] It was hard to even just imagine harmony.
[5:10] Start with “I wonder if”, “Wouldn’t it be cool if”, “Would those cool people want to work on this?”
[5:50] Include youth in the envisioning process, since they’re so good at that.
- Creative Visualization, by Shakti Gawain
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