What is a Mission Statement
How to Create a Mission Statement
Why Create a Mission Statement
Build Your Mission Statement
Build Your Mission Statement
Human beings are driven by purpose. So, what’s yours? Defining your mission statement can lend powerful direction to your work, your family, and your life. We can help you put it all into words.
Mission Statements and Counting
“How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.”
– Stephen R. Covey
What is a Mission Statement?
A mission statement is a clear and concise summary of your purpose, priorities, and things you need to do each day to reach your goals. A mission statement is a critical part of building a life of purpose, accountability, and fulfillment. It’s a compass to keep you on the road to success.
How to Create Your Mission Statement
Writing a mission statement takes time. It requires careful reflection about yourself and what matters most to you, your family, or your team. A mission statement should be revised and polished until represents you and your purpose. Adapt it as needed, but always be sure it’s grounded in honest principles and authentic ambitions.
Why Create a Mission Statement?
A mission statement isn’t just for corporations. Individuals, families, and teams all have unique and specific goals. A great mission statement motivates people and organizations to grow. Therefore, everyone deserves a unique mission statement to drive them towards their goals. Just be sure it reflects what really matters most to you and the people involved.
What type of mission statement do you need to craft?
Personal Mission Statement
By identifying your passions, values, and what you want out of life, you can focus all your efforts toward reaching your potential and achieving your goals.
Team Mission Statement
Set your team or organization up for success by defining its mission. Get everyone on board and aligned with the same end in mind.
Family Mission Statement
Every family wants to be happy. But what happiness looks like and how to attain it is different for each one. Define what matters most to your family.
Essential to The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®
Mission statements are an integral part of Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind. In Stephen R. Covey’s bestselling book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Personal leadership requires clarifying the kind of life you want to live—the masterpiece you want to create as the artist of your own life.
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Once you craft your mission statement, you'll have a clear understanding of what it will take to succeed. To help you and your team along the path, use these tools and resources expertly designed to help accelerate the success of individuals, families, and teams.
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