One of my favorite questions when working as a coach for teenagers is asking them, “Once you achieve it, what will your next step be?”
The answer is telling. Especially if it’s something that’s worthwhile, the next steps are even more exciting than the original goal.
Try it. Here are a few short questions.
What do you really want?
(Hint: make it a little bigger)
What would it be like once you achieve it?
What would be your next steps?