Values are abstract ideas that guide our thinking and behavior in just about every situation (Kinicki and Fugate, 2018) .Our values are shaped from those who raised us, experiences in childhood, religion or spiritual practices and our daily living. You may have noticed that your values have not deviated too much in your life. Also, that they have influenced behaviors and choices without you even knowing it. Values guide actions and knowing your values is important because it can help you self – manage; from choosing a major career you are well suited for to influencing others by knowing the values effect.

Think about what your values are and write as many down as you can. For this discussion board, write 2 paragraphs. The first paragraph, prioritize and label your top three values. Explain where or how you developed each value. Tell a story, explain it’s origin or share a real life example when you used it.

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