Questions to Ask When Pondering a Big Life Choice
What’s the worst thing that can happen?
What’s the best thing that can happen?
How do I feel about this choice?
What doors will close if I pursue this choice?
Why am I hesitant or indecisive over making this choice?
If I don’t make this choice, will I always regret it?
A few other ideas:
@chrisguillebeau which choice will I be most proud of 5 years from now?
— Jason Fitzgerald (@JasonFitz1) September 3, 2014
@chrisguillebeau why is this choice difficult? What are the long-term ramifications? Which can I truly live with?
— Amber Naslund (@AmberCadabra) September 3, 2014
@chrisguillebeau which choice will make the better story?
— Joel Runyon (@joelrunyon) September 3, 2014
@chrisguillebeau From Decisive by the Heath brothers: How will I feel in 10 days? months? years? What would I tell my best friend to do?
— Daniela Uslan (@DanielaUslan) September 3, 2014
@chrisguillebeau I ask myself “What do I really want to do?” -It’s easier for me if I take full responsibility for deciding.
— Mary Herbenick (@maryherbenick) September 3, 2014