“A long-term dream does not have to be realistic or even specific. It may reflect the desire to work in a particular field or to travel throughout the world. Maybe the dream is to have professional autonomy or a certain amount of free time.” (Sandberg & Scovell, 2013, p.55).
Sandberg, S., & Scovell, N. (2013). Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.
For definitions of autonomy, consult the Oxford English Dictionary.