Asking for Insight

A set of introspective questions to connect with your purpose, passions and motivations. Especially useful for those long train rides.

  • What do you really love doing?
  • What are you excited about?
  • What is interesting and compelling for you?
  • What brings you a deep sense of enthusiasm and energy?
  • What do you want to accomplish?
  • What do you want to make better or different in the world?
  • What do you want more of or less of in the future?
  • What do you want to become and achieve in the next two to five years?
  • What will getting that do for you?
  • What are the special gifts, resources, capabilities and actions that you bring in order to help reach the vision?
  • What type of life do you want to achieve for yourself?
  • What would you like to be recognised and remembered for?

Measuring Insight

Meta Mindset Insight Score

Measure your response to each statement on a scale of 1–10.

  1. I know what I really love to do. I know what I am passionate about.
  2. I know what i want to help create in the longer term future. I am clear about my destination and my longer term vision.
  3. I am clear about my direction.
  4. I know my purpose. I know what I stand for and why I am doing what I am doing. I am clear about my mission. The unique contribution I want to make through my venture.
  5. I am clear about my ambition. What I want to achieve in the next two, five and ten years.
  6. I am clear about my role. The position I have with respect to others.

Total Score:_____

Macro Mindset Insight Score

Measure your response to each statement on a scale of 1–10.

  1. I am doing what I am passionate about and invest a lot of energy and focus into making what I want happen.
  2. I seek feedback and have established ways to get honest and frequent feedback.
  3. I am constantly scanning for opportunities and invest time to create them.
  4. I am internally grounded and resourceful and have my ways of recharging and balancing myself and practice that on a daily basis.
  5. I am aware of risks and potential problems and don’t get discouraged or distracted in the face of adversity and negative feedback.

Total Score:_____


Next Steps

  1. Write your total scores down with today’s date.
  2. Breathe, smile and go slowly.
  3. Repeat this process in 3 months time.

All the best. Love. S.