The Extended Questionnaire v3.0
What do you study or do for a living? How did you come to do that? What do you like or dislike about it?
What else do you do on a daily basis? What are your interests and hobbies? Why do you do them?
What are your values, and why?
Describe your relationships with family and friends. What do you like and dislike about them?
What do you look for in friends? In romantic relationships?
What conflicts have you encountered recently with other people? Why did they happen? Which kinds seem to happen on a regular basis?
What are your strengths? What do people like about you? What do you like about yourself?
What are your weaknesses? What criticism do you often face from others? What do you dislike about yourself?
In what areas of life can you manage well on your own? In what areas of your life would you like help?
What things do you dislike doing? What things do you enjoy more than others?
What goals, aspirations, or plans do you have for the future, and why?
If you won the lottery and didn't have to work anymore, what would you do?
What traits do you find endearing that others might dislike? What traits are considered positive/neutral by others but tend to annoy you?
What kinds of things do you do to manage and/or beautify your environment (your room, your house, etc.)?
In what situations or times in your life did you feel most fulfilled, and why?
How do you behave around strangers?
How do you react to conflict? What do you do if somebody insults or attacks you?
Ever feel stuck in a rut? If yes, describe the causes and your reaction to it.
Would you ever be interested in starting a business? Why or why not? What role would you play in it? What kind of business would it be?
How do you dress or manage your appearance?
What were you like as a child? How have you changed since then?
Do you like kids? Why or why not?
If you are doing a video you can stop here and/or choose from the rest of the questions as you like.
How do you feel about attention? Do you seek it out?
How do you approach responsibility? What do you tend to expect of others?
If you were to raise a child, what would be your main concerns, what approach would you take, and why?
What is your biggest accomplishment?
What was (or is) your high school experience like?
What is something you regret?
Who do you admire, and why?
What's been on your mind? Has anything been worrying or concerning you? What problems have you encountered lately?
What are your spiritual or religious beliefs and why do you hold them?
What are your political beliefs, and why? To what extent do you care about politics?
What kind of work environment do you prefer? What do you look for in a job?
What is or was your favorite school subject and why?
What is one common misconception that people have about life? Explain why it is wrong.
Where did you go on your most recent vacation? What did you do there? How did you like it and why?
Talk about a significant event from your life.
How do you see other people as a whole? What do you consider a prevalent social problem? Name one.
What do you do if you're not getting what you want? What approach do you use?
Are you comfortable taking leadership roles? In what areas? Why or why not?
How often do you get angry? What kinds of things make you angry?
What is one unusual trait or ability you possess? What makes you special?
What is your sense of humor like? Do you joke around a lot?
Your friend bursts into tears. What do you do? How does it make you feel?
What is the best thing that happened to you during the past week?
What is the worst thing that happened to you during the past week?
What is the purpose of life? What do you find personally meaningful in life?
What is the most interesting place you have been, and why?
Do you like surprises?