7 Steps to Discovering Your Personal Core Values
Knowing your personal values changes your behavior.
For instance: When you value health, you don’t have to wrestle with managing impulse control as much. If you know a particular food or activity isn’t good for your body, you don’t want it.
SIMILAR ARTICLES & IDEAS:
... are there to guide behavior and choice.
Get them right and you'll be swift and focused in your decision-making, with clear direction.
Get them wrong...
They (should) determine your priorities, and, deep down, they're probably the measures you use to tell ...
Prioritize your top values.
Reaffirm your values.
Personal values are the things that are important to us, the characteristics and behaviours that motivate us and guide our decisions. For example honesty or kindness.
Find out what characteristics or ways of behaving makes you feel good. Answer the following questions:
Once you’ve come up with a list, it's important to prioritise your values.
It can help you get even closer to defining what’s important to you. Prioritising helps you to ensure that you’re spending them on the most important things that'll have the biggest payoff in your life.