You must know what you want YOUR successful career to look like and what others believe would be success for you. Here are 9 questions you need to answer if you believe the former counts more than the latter.
Identify 3 people that actually want to help you.
In your inner circle there is always someone you trust, who has your best interests at hand and would help you, speak to them.
How do animals and little people respond to you?
If these little creatures love you, it is a sign that you are doing something right. Focus on this.
What’s your why?
Knowing your personal why is so critical. It will allow you to overcome all the obstacles placed in your path. Clarify drives and motivates you. Know your goals and stand up to them.
Know the differences between your passions and your duties?
It is so important to map out the gaps between your intentions and your actions. We often sabotage them.
Know what makes you POP—competition or collaboration?
The world would be a better place if each of us followed our own passion.
Have you shared with the person you admire, that this is how you feel?
Many of the people you most admire are quietly fighting cosmic inner battles, tell them you admire them, this will affect your legacy far more than the number of followers you have on Facebook or Twitter.
Are you a city or country person?
Know which kind of work community you want to build a career in.
If you didn’t have all your responsibilities, and if no one were watching, what would you be doing?
This is another simple way of drawing out your true passions, there are activities that you can love and that are in your control.
How much time do you spend thinking about what you want?
While being so busy, take time to reflect and know what you want in this life.