Sample Core Needs

Question: “What Need or Needs Were Being Filled by the Top Ten/Why Important Item?”

This is not an exhaustive list, just some sample Core Needs. Use your own words.

Acceptance
Accomplishment
Acknowledgement
Adventure
Affirmation

Balance
Being in Nature
Big Picture

Celebration
Challenge
Collaboration
Community
Competition
Completion/Closure
Connection
Contribution
Creativity

Demonstrated Results
Doing Important Work
Down Time

Effectiveness
Efficiency
Excitement
Exposure

Fairness
Feeling at Home
Freedom
Fulfilling My Purpose
Fun

Giving
Giving Value

Helping Others

Independence
Intellectual Stimulation

Leading
Learning and Growth

Making a Difference
Mentoring

New Experiences

Opportunities

Part of Something Bigger
Partnership
Physical Challenge
Play
Positive Attitude
Possibilities

Recognition
Relax
Responsibility
Reward

Sense of Pride
Shared Experiences
Spiritual Connection
Stretching

Tangible Outcomes
Teamwork
Travel

Using My Experience

Variety/Change