People who are positive and motivated get things done. Think for a moment about your own life. When do you accomplish the most? Is it when you’re thinking about all the negativity in the world or when you’re focused on the positive things life can bring? I’m sure you’d agree it’s when you concentrate on […]
It’s easy to motivate yourself to do fun, easy tasks. All of us have things we like doing and have no trouble getting them done. However, when it comes Ito doing the hard things, it can be difficult to find the motivation to even start, let alone finish. It is hard, as Brain Tracy says,
From the time you get up in the morning to the time you get ready for bed, you are constantly asking yourself questions. But are you asking yourself the right questions, questions that set yourself up for success? Questions you ask yourself can give you an opportunity to make your life a little better or,
Before talking about how to make motivation work, let’s define motivation. Motivation is that feeling you get inside you when you want to achieve a certain goal or outcome. It is defined as “the state or condition of being motivated or having a strong reason to act or accomplish something” So do you need motivation?
Today we’re first going to take a look at the difference between extrinsic and intrinsic motivation. Then we’re going to examine the power of intrinsic motivation and how you can make it work for you. Extrinsic vs. Intrinsic Motivation Extrinsic motivation is just what it sounds like. Motivation that is external to you. This is