Day Dream Your Way to Success. Really! My latest INC Mag Column

What we can learn from Susie Crippen, who used visualization to quit her waitressing job, get out of debt, and build a jeans empire

For the entrepreneurial underdog, day dreaming with your eyes open can hold the key to realizing the seemingly unachieveable.

Your mind actually has a hard time distinguishing things you are doing now from actions you anticipate and memories of the past. That’s why visualization is so powerful. As you visualize yourself accomplishing a goal, your brain can’t really tell if you’re remembering something you’ve already done or planning for something you will do.

When our mind believes we’ve achieved something desirable, the brain experiences a release of dopamine. That not only motivates us, but can trigger the side of the brain that learns from repetition

Read more at Inc.com

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