Explore Your Life’s Purpose: A Simple Exercise

Do you ever find yourself unable to move forward? Maybe you feel as though you do not have the desired job, relationship, or financial situation. You probably already know what aspects you don't want, but have you ever taken the time to determine what you do want?

Consider being as specific as possible rather than responding with generalities such as a job that "pays more" or "is closer to home" or "to find your soulmate" or "to be wealthy." How would you describe your ideal life? What is required to make your life more fulfilling and meaningful?

What would you do with the remainder of your life if you won the lottery and became a multimillionaire tomorrow? Will you continue to work at your current job? Spend more time with your family or explore the world. Will you launch your own business or devote more time to hobbies?

Spend some time imagining the possibilities. Then, take out a piece of paper and meticulously record your dream.

Now, jot down a list of the things that are most important to you in life. What motivates you to get out of bed each morning? What are the most important aspects of your life? These are the daily activities you are willing to de