We don’t always associate questions with hard work. We think of sweat, exercise, building, almost anything other than questions but those can be some of the hardest to face. When we ask ourselves the tough questions, there is no place to hide. We can also prioritize everything else above our own reflection time, but there is so much that can feel our of whack when we haven’t taken the time to really examine our real feelings and hopes. It doesn’t appear that there will be a convenient time to ask, so we’re going to set an intent to make the time. We intend to ask ourselves the tough questions.
You too? Here are 3 reasons you should too:
- This help from Deepak Chopra on addressing the tough question of finding out what you want
It’s hard to know what you want when you haven’t stopped to examine what you need. Deepak dives into the hard task of discovering your purpose by asking yourself the tough questions. Where will you begin? We loved the help offered in this quick video!
- This advice from Fortune on how asking yourself the tough questions could save your career
Tough questions don’t just apply to your personal growth because your personal growth is affected by all the areas of your life, including your work life.
- These 7 questions from Inc you need to ask yourself if you’re going to start challenging yourself more
If we’re going to start asking ourselves the tough questions, what are those questions exactly? We took a page out of Inc’s book on questions to get your wheels turning. Take real time to ask yourself and to think about your answers. You may have to come back to these questions over and over so be patient and push to be honest. Tell the truth and then go three levels deeper.