Our values and beliefs play an integral role in who we are as human beings, writes STEVE MENDL. Together they are like an internal compass that evolves as we go through life, whether we are consciously aware of them or not.
Some values and beliefs are useful, some not so useful, and others can leave us in a double bind that is hard to break.
The purpose of this article is to provide you with the kind of knowledge few people have of themselves. More to the point, it is about getting clear on what is important to you – your personal life values. By doing so, you:
1. Get comfortable in your own skin as you move into the next stage of life;
2. Set the foundations for designing what you want moving forward; and
3. Give yourself the opportunity to leave your work identity behind.
So, what are your values? Simply put, they are what is important to you.
While many people think they know what’s important to them, they don’t often stop, sit down and think about what their core values are.
We are going to get clear on your values so that you become more aware of them. This will allow you to see how they show up in your life on a day-to-day basis, how you can prioritise them, and how you can take them into consideration when planning the next stage in your life.
The most important thing to realise when you’re dealing with values is that….. continue reading the article in full here @ your time magazine