Appendix A: 16-item survey questionnaire
v1. I believe there is a larger meaning to life.
v2. I am concerned about those who will come after me in life.
v3. All life is interconnected.
v4. There is a higher plane of consciousness or spirituality that binds all people.
v5. Humans are mutually responsible to and for one another.
v6. I love the blooming of flowers in the spring as much as seeing an old friend again.
v7. There is an order to the universe that transcends human thinking.
v8. It is important for me to give something back to my community.
v9. I sometimes feel so connected to nature that everything seems to be part of one living organism.
v10. There is a power greater than myself.
v11. I am easily and deeply touched when I see human misery and suffering.
v12. I believe that on some level my life is intimately tied to all of humankind.
v13. I feel that I have a calling to fulfill in life.
v14. Life is most worthwhile when it is lived in service to an important cause.
v15. I have had moments of great joy in which I suddenly had a clear, deep feeling of oneness with all that exists.
v16. I believe that death is a doorway to another plane of existence.
Source: Liu, C. H., & Robertson, P. J. (2011). Spirituality in the workplace: Theory and measurement. Journal of Management Inquiry, 20(1), 35-50