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How to find your own AHA Moment (1)

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What is an AHA Moment?

An AHA Moment is a specific moment in your life when you realize that you need to make a few changes in your life. This applies to your career, personal life or even both. It can be described as a life changing moment that allows you to make meaningful changes while you still have the time and ability to do so.

This is the first of two articles on how to find your AHA Moment. In this article, we are discussing questions you should ask yourself on the way to finding your AHA Moment.

Article 2 will provide you with ways and advice how to attain and find what you have discovered about yourself in your AHA Moment after reading this Article.

Find your own AHA Moment and change your life

Are you stuck in a life that you never envisioned for yourself? A life that may be called successful by some standards, but leaves you with a nagging feeling of discomfort at the back of your mind?

Do you need an AHA Moment in your life?

If you find yourself regularly daydreaming about a different lifestyle than what you have now, it is time for a change. Do you sometimes think or say, “If only I …”

Do you hunger for something more in your life, something meaningful that you can pursue with passion and be excited about? Can you remember when last you were excited about something?

You need an AHA Moment if you dream about changes in your life and answered yes to at least one of these questions. That’s a fact.

Why you need that AHA Moment sooner than later

You may feel mildly dissatisfied with your daily circumstances at the moment. Or you may be on the verge of a deep depression, caused by the yearning to lead a more fulfilling life. The important fact is that you need to address this issue before it debilitates and deprives you of all optimism and hope.

How to find your AHA Moment

There are certain steps you have to take in order to discover what is lacking in your life.


Understand who you are by answering these 5 questions:

  • Who are you?
  • Who do you want to be?
  • Where have you been?
  • What are you doing with your life now?
  • Where do you want to be in future?

Happiness is your own Decision:

Find out what makes you happy and what you love doing. Be honest with yourself and forget about what everybody else wants. Forget about the expectations other people have for you and find your own quest in life. Find what you are passionate about.

The Legacy of Your Life:

Do you want to keep on doing what you are doing and be mediocre, one of the crowd, the person next door?

You deserve more than that.

Before you click on the link to the next AHA Moment Article, make sure that you have answered all the questions above. Take the time and consider your answers. Think each question through carefully.

At the moment, do not worry about the cost of what you want to do, do not worry about who might get upset or whom you may offend. Think about yourself and your destiny for once in your life. You owe it to yourself.

Remember, it’s never too late to make a change.

Further Reading:

How to find your own AHA Moment (2)