WHY USE VISION BOARDS History & Future Joyce Schwarz


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This book sold for $100K to Harper Collins Publishing, Collins Design, You can see the original website at www.ihaveavision.org and you can enroll in courses to become a Certified Vision Board Coach at www.visionboardinstitute.com

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WHY USE VISION BOARDS History & Future Joyce Schwarz

  1. 1. VisionBoard Book The guide to making your dreams come true! By the publishers of THE SECRET Presentation: Joyce Schwarz, March 22, 2007 JCOM, 310-822-3119. [email_address] .
  2. 2. The Vision Board Experience/package –book/dvd (with software & possible DVD stand-alone
  3. 3. Overview <ul><li>Joyce Schwarz will serve as the writer/producer on the project and will create: </li></ul><ul><li>A) 80 –120 page book (including 8 page 4 color insert) on How/why/history VisionBoards and including examples of Olympic Athletes/Oprah/Walt Disney boards </li></ul><ul><li>B) Accompanying software to make a digital visionboard and also use as screensaver (later port to mobile etc) </li></ul><ul><li>C)Intro and ending created on the software DVD that is cinematic/visuals from book etc </li></ul><ul><li>D) Software bonus includes: 1) guided visualization 2) examples 3) color photos/images </li></ul>
  4. 4. VisionBoard & visioneering (visioneering= science of making vision boards/dreams come true <ul><li>Vision Board experience empowers you to create a dynamic Vision Board or Dream Board on your computer that can be ported to your handheld or even your mobile phone. </li></ul><ul><li>You can select from more than 200 categories of goals, add your personal images or photos or select from a copyright free library of ‘visions’ or dream images. </li></ul><ul><li>Add powerful affirmations </li></ul><ul><li>Select power words </li></ul><ul><li>Print out the ‘board’ as a large poster to post on your wall or even select a simulated painting version to use as a mural in your office or reception area. </li></ul><ul><li>Use it as wallpaper on your computer and also share it with others via an online community with your own custom vision pages. </li></ul><ul><li>Link to hundreds of resources including ebooks, digital photos, images, and even digital scrapblogging versions of your visions or dream boards. </li></ul><ul><li>Join a community of VISIONEERS who will empower you by collaborating to make your vision a reality. </li></ul><ul><li>Add music and different backgrounds. Be the director of your life – the world is your stage– select from custom Hollywood special effects that are as easy to use as clicking a mouse. </li></ul><ul><li>If you can do email or type a word document, you can create your vision board or dream visions using this software and the accompanying guide. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Visioneer Team <ul><li>Producer – Joyce Schwarz, JCOM, author of 5 published books, emerging media & entertainment guru and workplace of the future expert. Career advisor to celebrities, athletes & personalities. Author more than 200 articles, CE.TV spokesperson (Career Educational Television) award winning business woman of the year and also consultant to 70 venture funded start-ups and advisor to more than 75 Fortune 500 companies ranging from Revlon to Sheraton Hotels to IBM and Disney. Launch consultant for more than 50 new products and services internationally. Marina Del Rey, California Former ad agency exec Foote Cone & Ogilvy Advertising etc. </li></ul><ul><li>(software developer) </li></ul><ul><li>Cornelis Boertjens BBS, CEO and Co-founder </li></ul><ul><li>Cornelis Boertjens BBS, CEO OrangePeel. Cornelis’ background is in Finance and Sales & Marketing, with a special interest in Internet marketing. After working for a number of multinationals he moved into contracting positions in which he provided Internet marketing consultancy. His goal has always been to start an own Business, which he now has achieved by co founding OrangePeel. Cornelis was one of the first in New Zealand to gain an Internet Marketing Certificate from the DMA and he is also the Co-founder of Infiniate, a Strategic Internet Marketing Consultancy firm Auckland, New Zealand. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Joyce major projects <ul><li>State of Hawaii $40 million co-op marketing campaign– Hawaii Week in NYC </li></ul><ul><li>Created Missing Kids on the Milk Carton Campaign </li></ul><ul><li>Ad/promo campaigns & new product launches for more than 50 companies– Revlon, Sheraton, Kraft, IBM, Sun, Motorola etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Marketing and go-to market strategy plans for , 25 published books & dozens of TV shows/independent films. </li></ul><ul><li>Launched Hasbro in the interactive world– made Monopoly Interactive … </li></ul><ul><li>More info at www.joycecom.com . </li></ul>
  7. 7. Production team in New Zeland on the software <ul><li>Dr. Ralph Wesseling PhD, CIO and Co-founder </li></ul><ul><li>Dr. Ralph Wesseling received his PhD for research in cognitive psychology and applied behavioral analysis. Wesseling heads a team team developing educational software used in in use in learning centers around the world. </li></ul>
  8. 8. endorsement <ul><li>“ Vision Board is a terrific tool that combines all the techniques Olympic athletes have used for years to become laser focused on their goals and dreams. Vision Board is an effortless way to accelerate your success. I wish it had been available years ago.” </li></ul><ul><li>Three-time Olympian Ruben Gonzalez – </li></ul><ul><li>wwwwww . OlympicMotivation .com </li></ul>
  9. 9. Later – second stage: customized publishing effort) Customized boards for you or your family members.. Verticals for industries, schools, churches/training & fundraising. And different versions for special occasions in life-- wedding, birthday, anniversary, retirement , graduation Multilingual versions available. <ul><li>Customize design & content ! </li></ul>
  10. 10. FAQ –frequently asked questions software/computer STUFF <ul><li>After installing the DVD. Double click this file to start the setup procedure.  </li></ul><ul><li>  Step 1 Installing your Vision Board. Click on “Next” to start the Set up wizard              </li></ul><ul><li>Step 2  Installing your Vision Board: review License Agreement. Read and click “I Agree” to continue </li></ul>
  11. 11. What’s included in the software? <ul><li>More than 100 goal/key words to categorize your ‘visions’ & dreams – from Health to Wealth to Career to Relationship and so much more. </li></ul><ul><li>Affirmations to be used as ‘tags/headlines ’ for the photos that you digitally –cut out and position (virtually paste without paste) on your board. </li></ul><ul><li>Pictures/images –copyright CD of more than 200 pix ranging from physical items like stuff – like cars and motorcycles to vacation destinations to symbols for such goals as education, and even hobbies like mountain climbing. </li></ul><ul><li>Special effects such as ‘wipes/dissolves & shapes (stars, hearts, snowflake designs and more – easy to use – no training needed REALLY. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Sample ‘board sections’ <ul><li>Olympic athlete – insert your photos or your family photos too… </li></ul>
  13. 13. Sample overview board –dynamic/can move or can stay still <ul><li>Rotates from goal to goal/vision to vision/dream to dream or focus on one per day/hour etc . </li></ul>
  14. 14. Focus on family or have family at center…or God at center…or pix of you <ul><li>Brand for your company/church/family name right hand corner if you wish. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Individual goals/visions/car/vacation etc <ul><li>Focus on the new car– but include your family to gain perspective///combos up to you. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Creative or straightforward –fancy or simple– your choice ! <ul><li>Surround affirmation with pix…… </li></ul>
  17. 17. Pix within pix– select background/add your own pictures or blueprint dream house/car . Print out whole board multiple pix or affirmation/pix/goal of day/week/month
  18. 18. Wallpaper/desktop etc <ul><li>Wallpaper– can come up as you boot computer. Can be timed to come up throughout the day. Comes up if computer screen is idle. Can port to mobile with ringtone or as email e-cards/pix etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Desktop – can include desktop icons.Use as your active desktop. Pick goal for day/week/month. One for work/one for home? </li></ul>
  19. 19. Features/benefits –click to print & create posters/murals/t shirts & more. <ul><li>Visualize up to 200 goals by adding up to 200 images and affirmations to your Vision Board </li></ul><ul><li>Dynamic images– text and images move in different patterns – impacting your subconscious and assist in achieving your goals…mind always pleased by moving </li></ul><ul><li>Easily print out on 8 ½ x 11 or legal size </li></ul><ul><li>or click through and have a poster size delivered to you or pick up at your local Kinkos. </li></ul><ul><li>Poster size can be as large as 3 x 5 foot or create a full wall-size mural. Special prices/deals for VisionBoard/book readers. </li></ul><ul><li>Kodak.com and Shutterfly can also make into t shirts, frame your board and/or cups or even mousepads, glasses etec. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Bonus features <ul><li>FREE bonus products </li></ul><ul><li>A guided visualization audio. </li></ul><ul><li>CD and clickthrough online to library of pix and music copyright free /no addtl. Cost. </li></ul><ul><li>More than 200 goal words </li></ul><ul><li>Easily inserted and updated affirmations and power words. </li></ul><ul><li>Sample vision boards. </li></ul><ul><li>No internet access needed! </li></ul>
  21. 21. DVD/book elements <ul><li>A) Voiceover/music --- intro – to visualization… </li></ul><ul><li>Gives historical perspective and shows why needed and why THE SECRET re-ignited interest in visualizing your dreams. Note The Secret only mentions VISIONBOARD on two pages – no details). </li></ul><ul><li>. </li></ul><ul><li>B) Pix /drawings </li></ul><ul><li>1) from Petroglyphs to pictographs… </li></ul><ul><li>2) to Shaman visions…to maps 12 th Century…to Tapestries… </li></ul><ul><li>3)to DaVinci drawings/inventions…to early animations… </li></ul><ul><li>4)to kinetescopes to dioramas..to slide projections to Disney visuals/Imagineering… </li></ul><ul><li>5)to sports ‘plays’ to advertising animatics to Hollywood storyboards… </li></ul><ul><li>6)to Second Life to </li></ul><ul><li>7) “Augmented Reality” to </li></ul><ul><li>8)Virtual Reality to Mixed Reality views. </li></ul>
  22. 22. Sample visuals B&w & sepia tone? <ul><li>Petroglyphs –from Hawaii… </li></ul>
  23. 23. THE BOOK –elements/graphics <ul><li>This section will go into how the book will prepare people for using the Software and creating their VisionBoards…. </li></ul><ul><li>Estimating book 80-120 pages with 8 page color insert. Rest of book black and white and one extra color (possibly sepia tone). </li></ul>
  24. 24. More ancient/writing/pix will show how Visionboards evolved <ul><li>Pix and designs…shaman visions…hula/dance/vision/word/action/ talk story </li></ul>
  25. 25. Pictographs – pictures worth a 1000 words– power of pix <ul><li>Ancient to more modern…. </li></ul>
  26. 26. Modern visualization/simulation – today’s SCREENAGERS – demand visuals. Examples of how used in all areas of business/life/education/training/games <ul><li>Visualizing data…. </li></ul>
  27. 27. Show how used at the highest levesls and how we are entering a new era of text & visual combos. Multi-user programming for enhanced study (muppets) –scientific and design simulation <ul><li>Hypermedia…. </li></ul>
  28. 28. Simulation/cad/games/worlds—from simple to sophisticated visualization crucial today . <ul><li>Virtual walk-throughs…medical/cat scan MRI etc….. </li></ul>
  29. 29. Virtualization/Virtual Reality <ul><li>VR with glasses to second life… </li></ul>                                         
  30. 30. Augmented reality –text and visuals intertwine in the future <ul><li>From holograms to virtual text to airtext– augmenting real – to virtual to alternate reality… </li></ul>
  31. 31. Hypermedia/hypertext –why Visionboards are increasingly relevant
  32. 32. Visionboard visuals /variations <ul><li>Visionboards samples…. </li></ul>
  33. 33. Oprah’s visionboard for her school in Africa
  34. 34. Walt Disney Vision Boards/DreamBoards <ul><li> </li></ul>                                                                                                               
  35. 35. Example of next-generation books– and merchandising and series that can evolve from the first VisionBoard book/DVD – ie –Perseus publishing’s Cathy’s book/next gen books & ARG (alternate reality game)
  36. 36. The Ultimate Gift Experience example of how they merchandisied competitive product/books/workbooks/giftables etc                                                                                                              
  37. 37. The Ultimate Gift partners – branded entertainment –same could be done for followup versions of VISIONBOARD book/merchandise/DVD/movie/TV series?                                                 
  38. 38. Only Revolutions “book”/website –another example of next-gen books/websites                                                
  39. 39. 43 things –amazon sponsors this site –where you can link together with your 43 things – example of community that can evolve from VISIONBOARD … <ul><li>Home | Zeitgeist | Log In | </li></ul><ul><li>Discover what's important, make it happen, share your progress. Find your 43 things. Learn more… </li></ul><ul><li>Today's Tags </li></ul><ul><li>fun  7664 </li></ul><ul><li>travel  7106 </li></ul><ul><li>life  6814 </li></ul><ul><li>health  6238 </li></ul><ul><li>love  5390 </li></ul><ul><li>personal  4479 </li></ul><ul><li>music  4267 </li></ul><ul><li>family  3799 </li></ul><ul><li>art  3166 </li></ul><ul><li>misspelled goal  2912 </li></ul><ul><li>speling  2759 </li></ul><ul><li>exercise  2739 </li></ul><ul><li>work  2726 </li></ul><ul><li>education  2651 </li></ul><ul><li>-> See more </li></ul><ul><li>Your browser does not have JavaScript enabled. Some of the site features will not function properly. </li></ul><ul><li>What do you want to do with your life? </li></ul><ul><li>926,158 people in 11,962 cities are doing 908,937 things including… </li></ul><ul><li>graduate college pay off all my debts mikecorp wants to Create website with wordpress Create a to do list every night and do all the things on it the next day ironman Get a Blue Dog painting, lithograph or print get my ear pierced Learn to cook write a good song 11 live a simple life raise money for cancer research find a new job travel to Las Vegas geekymom wants to Sleep past noon occasionally Laugh a lot take karate lessons identify 100 things that make me happy (besides money) do yoga regularly learn how to drive stick-shift smile to strangers make love in the rain whiten my teeth take a dance class Learn C plus plus build a robot Keep my room clean free stuff become more comfortable with myself ebb9 wants to Spend less time fooling around on the net and more time actually working start exercising regularly Grow in Christ Go back to Europe Get over a guy sell my art teach learn Cantonese find a special place see more plays kawfmanlives wants to </li></ul>
  40. 40. Dreams in the Zeitgeist --ABC AMERICAN DREAM VOTE launching this week THE LIST – Cinefilm Canada – next fall—make your list come true <ul><li>Special Preview to Air on Tuesday, March 27 The Great American Dream Vote , hosted by pop icon Donny Osmond, a new series that grants the wildest dream of one lucky contestant, will premiere on WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET), with a special preview airing on TUESDAY, MARCH 27 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television network. Each episode of The Great American Dream Vote will introduce a group of contestants from across America, all of whom will reveal a lifelong dream to the studio audience and explain why they think it deserves to be fulfilled. Anything is possible. You want to make magic and miracles materialize in your life? Just tap into your fantasies - from having your own amusement park, to totally transforming your appearance, to surprising your spouse with their dream of a lifetime - and then convince American to vote for you. As the contestants square off, the studio audience will cast votes, eliminating entrants over several rounds. By the end of each show, only two finalists will remain. Then viewers at home will have the opportunity to vote on which of the finalists most deserves to have his or her dream realized, and the results will be disclosed at the opening of the following week's episode. The show is hosted by pop icon Donny Osmond, whose multi-faceted 43-year career has evolved from pre-teen recording idol with The Osmonds into such varied roles as talk show, variety show and game show host, the toast of Broadway in Beauty and the Beast, bestselling author, and solo recording star with 33 gold and platinum records to his credit. Mike Fleiss is executive producer of The Great American Dream Vote , with Lisa Levenson. Fleiss is the founder of Next Entertainment, and both he and Levenson are also executive producers on the highly successful Bachelor series on ABC. David Bohnert is co-executive producer. The Great American Dream Vote is a production of Next Entertainment in association with Warner Horizon Television. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  41. 41. Kodakgallery.com, Shutterfly.com etc. <ul><li>Poster-Size Prints </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>Luggage Tags                                                         Give your frequent traveler a fun gift. Add a special photo to this durable and versatile Luggage Tag to make identifying bags a breeze.             Storage                                                         Protect your photos or keepsakes in a beautiful, archival box.                 Shutterfly Studio                                                         Organize, edit and upload your pictures with our recently updated, free desktop software for Windows.             Calendars                                                         Celebrate family, friends and happy memories every day of the year.             Canvas Tote Bag                                                         Take along a favorite photo and everything you need for the day.                 PhotoShow DVD                                                         Watch a slideshow of your best shots, accompanied by music and special effects. See demo.             Coasters                                                         Rest anything from cocoa to champagne atop these photo coasters.             Canvas Prints                                                         Turn your favorite shots into wall masterpieces printed on artist canvas.                 Mugs with Starbucks Card                                                         Warm someone’s heart with a smile and a Starbucks Card loaded with $10. Starbucks, the Starbucks logo and the Starbucks Card design are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Starbucks U.S. Brands, LLC.             Mouse Pads                                                         Personalize your workspace with a photo gift that’s fun and functional.             Desk Organizers                                                         Keep a photo memory close to brighten your day.                 Magnets                                                         Turn your fridge or filing cabinet into an ever-changing photo gallery.             Keepsake Boxes                                                         Top a hardwood box with a photo tile featuring someone you love.             Give your print a custom treatment. Our easy-to-use Custom Framing Service lets you customize your special memory.            
  42. 42. Even in first stage –partners can be put together for creating posters/merchandise from users/readers visionboards. <ul><li>Shutterfly.com – lets people make their own DVD using their visuals….we can customize that with a partnership </li></ul><ul><li>Kodak.com – keep their own visuals and pull them up from KodakGallery.com to form VisionBoards…. </li></ul><ul><li>Order poster size boards from Kodak.com </li></ul><ul><li>Kinkos– print out boards or even wall-size murals. </li></ul>
  43. 43. People to feature in book/visionboard examples <ul><li>Oprah– her board for her African school </li></ul><ul><li>DaVinci – drawings/images/inventions </li></ul><ul><li>Walt Disney – vision boards </li></ul><ul><li>Steven Hawking –visions for going to space </li></ul><ul><li>NASA Mars strategy boards </li></ul><ul><li>Dr. Mae Jamison – astronaut </li></ul><ul><li>Olympic athletes </li></ul><ul><li>Jim Carey check -- $20 million. </li></ul><ul><li>Joyce will work to obtain 10-15 VIP/celebrity names and show Visionboards or how these people used visuals to make dreams come true </li></ul>
  44. 44. Second & Third Stage <ul><li>Link to website/social networking community for connecting/collaborating with your VisionBoard. </li></ul><ul><li>Barter/buy or Swap to make your vision come true on this community cross between eBay & Myspace & Craigs List . </li></ul><ul><li>Commercialize community with corporate partners ie Bank of America (Bank of Opportunity), Nike (Just Do It), General Motors/Ford – test drive your dream…branded entertainment/infotainment </li></ul><ul><li>Port to mobile (see visionboard on phone) </li></ul>
  45. 45. Branded entertainment – merchandise/giftables <ul><li>The VisionBoard lends itself to the creation of : </li></ul><ul><li>A) community of like-minds/social networking – also a way to monetize back catalog of books for Beyond Words/Atria– </li></ul><ul><li>B) Tie in with other authors/films inspirational – promos/trailers/webinars </li></ul><ul><li>C) Train the trainers – like John Gray did – Mars & Venus– or Harville Hendrix – certified VisionBoard/Dream Come True counselors </li></ul><ul><li>D) Community of action – how to make your vision possible without $$ -- or how to make $$ </li></ul><ul><li>E)Swap/trade/barter to your dream….resources. Joyce is a master at this and can show how you can be living your dream in days – not years– Barter through Itex, exchange your home – all partners that can be built into the community and in the followup version of book and DVD. </li></ul>
  46. 46. Television Series <ul><li>Joyce and her clients have produced more than a half dozen PBS Series – including working with KCET (LA), KQED (SFO), KHET (Hawaii) </li></ul><ul><li>THE NEW HOME SHOW www.thenewhomeshow.com out of North Carolina </li></ul><ul><li>This could be a PBS television series </li></ul>
  47. 47. Other TV opportunities <ul><li>Dreamopoly – cross between AMAZING RACE and Monopoly…swap, shop or ‘mop’(work) your to your dream </li></ul><ul><li>Dream Camp – summer series reality – family goes to camp to create family business </li></ul><ul><li>DreamCoach—Top coaches brought in to help you reach your dreams– cross between Dr. Phil and Extreme Makeover. </li></ul><ul><li>Tie in with other TV shows already – ie Oprah’s shows, ABC DreamVote, Cinefilm THE LIST etc. </li></ul>
  48. 48. merchandise <ul><li>Joyce’s background includes all areas of cross-platform media including but not limited to: </li></ul><ul><li>Print/publishing (newspapers/magazines) </li></ul><ul><li>Advertising </li></ul><ul><li>Video Games </li></ul><ul><li>Television Shows </li></ul><ul><li>IPTV (TV on the Internet –webisodes) </li></ul><ul><li>Classes/seminars/conferences </li></ul><ul><li>Learning Annex Full day programs </li></ul><ul><li>Conventions/Home & Garden Shows etc… </li></ul>