You Need a Bucket List

If you aren’t clear about why you wake up in the morning, the surest way to get a semblance of an answer is to write down your bucket list.

If you don’t know why you just took it from that a-hole customer of yours, you need a bucket list.

One of the most powerful ways to tidy up your life & business is to create a bucket list.

How To Create Your Bucket List

Think 50 years into the future and imagine your regrets.  You are on your deathbed, and you say, “I’m sorry I didn’t get a chance to [insert thing here].”

Your family, your business, and your God will thank you for doing this work.

In 5 years:

  • Where would I like to be living?
  • What would I like to own?
  • What would I like to have done, completed, achieved?
  • How old will my kids be?
  • What will my kids be doing?  What grade in school?
  • How old will I be?  My spouse?
  • How will I feel physically?  Emotionally?

 In 10 years? In 15 years?

My bucket list includes:

Now that you’ve got a bucket list going, you have some direction in answering the question of “Why I Live”.

Next we need to figure out “Why I Work”.

Toby Cryns

Toby Cryns is a freelance CTO and WordPress Guru. He also writes for