Fragments from imaginary dialogues
“Can you clarify what you mean?”
“Seek Clarity of Purpose.
What is it that you and only you can do? (Onlyness)
How can you use your unique gifts in greatest service to the world?
Seek Clarity of Identity.
Who are you? What is the essence of who you are?
Who do you want to be?
Seek Clarity of Values.
What qualities does the highest version of yourself possess?
What are the things you choose to never compromise on?
These form your Compass of Meaning, which helps you find your way back to the Path when you (inevitably) get lost. They’re also a reality filter. In directing Attention, they shape your reality.
Seek Clarity of Practice.
To consistently be who you want to be, you need to consistently practice it. You can practice something in every waking moment.
What can you practice in this context?
What can you practice now?
Seek Clarity of Focus.
To do your best work, you need to focus your Attention on one thing at a time.
What is the highest-leverage thing you can focus on?
What is the highest-leverage thing you can focus on now?”
“What if you have multiple valuable things you can focus on?”
“Seek Clarity of Priorities.
Employ what I call the value razor [<link; short read].
Which value is more important/impactful now, x or y?”