How do you define your identity and what is your purpose in life?
Being: Stress living itself and the development of talents and relationships
Doing: Focus on accomplishments and visible achievements
Individualistic: Emphasize individual attributes and projects
Collectivistic: Emphasize affiliation with a group
Being human signifies, for each one of us, belonging to a class, a society, a country, a continent and a civilization.1
Who are you? Coaches need to be prepared for a range of responses to this essential question. The choice is culturally dependent and tends to fall along two primary axes: “being-doing” and ...