The Self Awareness Questions
What Type of Work Do You Love?
Categories of Questions:
What is your definition of success? (not the Dictionary's)
How many different lines of work have you done? What were they?
Which of those jobs did you like the least?
What was it about that job that you disliked?
Which of those jobs did you like the best?
What was it about that job that you liked?
If employed now, how did you end up in your current line of work?
What does the way you got into this job say about you?
What kinds of activities did you love to do as a child?
Do you do anything in your life today that is similar?
If not, what types of things could you incorporate into your personal or professional life to align with those favorite pastimes?
What were your favorite subjects in school?
Why did you like those subjects?
What are you most interested in today?
What topics do you most enjoy discussing with your friends?
What is it you enjoy about those topics?
What hobbies or pastimes do you engage in where time seems to fly by?
What activities have you always done well?
What tasks do you think you could perform well but haven’t tried yet?
If you were financially independent, what kind of work would you gladly do for free?
What are three aspects of this work that you really like?
How do you feel when you do this type of work?
What single action could you take to head towards this type of work?
How do you feel when you imagine yourself taking that action?
If good, will you take that action?
If bad, what are you most afraid will happen if you did?
What has stopped you from pursuing the type of work you love?
What needs to change for you to be able to pursue the work you love?
If you knew without a shadow of a doubt that you could not fail, what job would you most want?
Do you believe you could support yourself doing this type of work?
Why or why not?