11 September 2013

8 valuable questions to help you discover your true purpose in life

“The mystery of human existence lies not in just staying alive, but in finding something to live for.”  Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Some people are lucky enough to have absolute clarity around their true purpose and meaning in life.  For many, lost in the maze and complexity of general daily life, living on purpose is simply an idealistic and elusive notion.  Finding or recognizing what gives you joy, purpose and meaning can be a struggle when the next bill is looming, that report needs finishing, or you need to be 'taxi' for your kids, right NOW!

These two presentations are interesting snapshots into discovering your purpose, each posing simple questions to discover what really makes you ZING; what buzzes you, sets on fire, and ultimately gives you insight into your purpose on this planet. Enjoy!

The 3 questions posed are:
  • What do I really enjoy doing?
  • Who do I want to be around?
  • How can I make a difference?
Adam Liepzig poses these 5 questions to help you discover your life purpose in only 5 minutes:

  • Who are you?
  • What do you do?
  • Who do you do it for?
  • What do they want or need?
  • How do they change as a result?

So, there you have it.  8 questions that if you take the time to reflect on and authentically answer, will provide you clarity around what will make your heart sing, put spring back into your step and lead to a satisfying feeling of finally being on track.