November 30, You are here: Others are about your greatest strength or weakness. Bosco has to say about it:
Agnes Kantaruk Have you written a letter to your future self before? Back in the early s, I came across the Yahoo!
Time Capsule, where users could contribute to a digital legacy of how life was inwhich would be opened at a later date.
I then came up with the idea of writing a letter to your future self, where you write a personal note to your future self, seal it, and then open it at a future date. There are no restrictions on how far you should project your letter to — you can write to your future self 1 year, 3 years, 5 years, or even 10 years from now!
Doing this exercise can be a really insightful experience. Advertisement Imagine writing to your future self 5 years from now — what would you say? What goals would you want to have achieved? It also makes you pause and think about how you are doing, and whether you are where you want to be in life.
It provides you a different perspective and lets you see how much you have changed since then. Put the papers in an envelope. To be opened on [Date].
In this one year, work hard on your goals and vision! Personally I recommend to write your letter on your computer and store it, rather than using such a service. The second letter was to my future self 5 years later, on February 10, A year later on February 10,I opened my first letter.
One of the biggest changes was my materialistic tendencies. In terms of goals, I had reached and exceeded several goals.
For Career, I leaped ahead of my predictions — in my letter, I predicted that I would still be working in my ex-company while working on my purpose on the side.
For example for Love, I thought that I would have found my relationship partner by then, but I had not. In terms of Friendship, some friends whom I thought I would still be on great terms with had slipped away. An example, buying a car. It made me more conscious of how I have changed vs.Feb 27, · Honestly, I've got several 5 year plans if I DON'T get this job (go back to grad school, or get a job outside academia, or start a hippy commune ) But what if I did get this job?
Do say to the. Mar 24, · in ten years I will be geting out of high school and going to college to complete my four years and geting in to med school.
josh March 24, · am I would probaly be in colledge.I probally be working at mcdonalds in 10 years. After high school there are numerous things I want to do and accomplish in my life. My admirations aren't much different than the average person, but it will still take a lot of hard work to get to where I .
Tip #2: Be realistic and motivated. It doesn’t matter how well you answer the five-year question, if you don’t answer it realistically, you’ll lose the respect of your interviewer. Employers want to hear about where you see your work self in five years' time, anything else is irrelevant and can make you seem unprofessional and ill-prepared.
Emphasise the value you can bring. Five years may seem like a very long time, but when you have goals and dreams set; those five years may go by so fast, I’ll start by saying that I had my goals set, since I graduated from High school, that is ten years ago, all that time went to fast and I did not accomplished my goals.