Many of us likely recognize how much more productive we could be if we were only more self-motivated. So what can be done to help enhance your self-motivation? Try some of these ideas.
Many of us likely recognize how much more productive we could be if we were only more self-motivated. In our work at the Intrinsic Institute, we have been researching motivation and developing strategies to help foster it in individuals of all ages – from students in the classroom to adults in the office. Through our work, we have discovered there are specific aspects that contribute to one’s level of motivation.
So what can be done to help enhance your self-motivation? Try some of these ideas:
- Cultivate a strong sense of purpose
When examining extremely driven individuals, one of the common findings we see in our work is that these high performers are driven by a cause greater than themselves. They hold a clear understanding of the values they possess which helps foster a clear sense of purpose in their life. They then use this strong sense of purpose to create and work toward goals that continually push them in a positive direction.
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