For several years now I've been adopting three words as my guiding light for the year ahead. Read more about this concept from Chris Brogan here.
Or you might choose just one word as Dr. Jason Fox does. He explores why here.
Whatever method you decide, choose. You'll find you will be better able to turn the possible into reality as a consequence.
PS My 3 words for 2016 are below. Why I chose them is here.