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Method and System for Providing a Path to a User to Achieve a Goal

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000226006D
Publication Date: 2013-Mar-20
Document File: 4 page(s) / 236K

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Sundeep Narravula: INVENTOR [+4]

Abstract

A method and system for providing a path to a user to achieve a goal is disclosed. The method and system gathers various critical pieces of information about various successful personalities to create target personas. The gathered information can be used to model various paths people have taken over the last several years and this model can be used to create a path for users to reach their aspirations. The method and system provides all possible paths for the user that the user can take to get from where the user currently is to where the user wants to reach.

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Method and System for Providing a Path to a User to Achieve a Goal

Abstract

A method and system for providing a path to a user to achieve a goal is disclosed.  The method and system gathers various critical pieces of information about various successful personalities to create target personas.  The gathered information can be used to model various paths people have taken over the last several years and this model can be used to create a path for users to reach their aspirations.  The method and system provides all possible paths for the user that the user can take to get from where the user currently is to where the user wants to reach.

Description

Typically, every person has a role model in various fields such as, but not limited to, sports, social, personal and career.  Everyone aspire to reach at the same level as of the role model, but there is no easy way to find out the path about how to reach this goal.  Generally, an aspiration engine is used for dating match but not for generic aspiration match.  Further, career building sites only provide a time bound multi hop path to a user.

Disclosed is a method and system for providing paths to a user to achieve a goal.  The method and system provides an engine to aspire a user to get to a state that another individual is at.  The method and system allows the user to get to a future persona based on interests of the user.  Publicly available information on internet about successful people includes various paths related to their career, personal, sports and social.  All this information can be used to model the various paths people have taken over the last several years and this model can be used to create a path for users to reach their aspiration.

The method and system gathers various critical pieces of information about various successful personalities to create target personas.  These personas can be used to lay out a path with various attributes including time and effort to ensure that a user reaches the state of a target persona.  The model can be an ever learning model that constantly gathers information from the internet.  The method and system also involves gathering continuous feedback from the user who is on a path in order to check if the user will be able to reach the target or not.  The method and system checks if the user is on track to reach the target persona and if there is a need to change the current path of the user.

Further, the engine provides all possible paths for the user that the user can take to get from where the user currently is to where the user wants to reach.  Further, costs for every path are also provided in detail.  The engine allows the user to dynamically change and modify factors that influence the weight of each path.  The method and system also provides an option to set goals related to each path and track milestones.  For example, if user A wants to become Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of a XYZ company, then a list of all possible paths...