“Create a vision of who you want to be, and then live into that picture as if it were already true”
It is common for those who reach to top to initially feel as if they’ve made it. It is a time of self-satisfaction and pride, which has been worked for an earned. So many Executives revel in this period feeling accomplished. This is perfectly natural and deserved.
Although a common perception is that people avoid change, there is an interesting phenomenon amongst those who reach the top. You tend to enjoy the time of achievement, and then there is something that makes you want to strive for more. Be it in a different company industry or role. The ambitious executive drives him or herself towards a new goal and a more exciting future on an ongoing basis.
The courageous and aspiring C-Suite member creates his or her future, using the appropriate guidance and strategy so that the life you live is not just the one you want to, but the one you created for yourself. Success is about who you are and who you have created yourself to be.