Companies develop vision statements, so why not you? Regardless of your chosen field for employment it is mission-critical to development a vision of where you would like to go, as well as a strategy for getting there.
Unfortunately, too many employees fail to plan further ahead than their next career endeavor; if they plan at all. Most of the career seekers our firm consults admit that they never network or even research companies until they find themselves unemployed or upset with their employer.
The Gould Group advocates looking as far into the future as you can and deciding where you want to end up and what steps will lead you there. Your strategy may need to be adjusted at various times; however, having a plan will give you a roadmap to success.