“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover.”
– Mark Twain
In today’s animated video, Dan Pink speaks about the truth behind what really motivates us to perform better, at home and in the work place.
Here are three aspects he discusses:
- A couple of US studies which call into question that:
- If you reward something your get more of the behaviour you want, and
- If you punish something you get less of it.
- 3 essential motivation factors which lead to better performance and personal satisfaction.
- How problems start to arise when the profit motive becomes unhinged from the purpose motive
In order to successfully achieve your goals, dreams and aspirations, it is essential that you are aligned with what really motivates you. If not you’ll struggle to achieve your goals.
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Everybody has obstacles to over come in their life. Some make excuses while some do whatever it takes to get past them.
If you have important goals to achieve, it is important that you learn to let go of excuses and resolve the obstacles. Otherwise you get frustrated and won’t get very far.
Watch this great short video adopted from Steven Claunch’s “Overcoming Obstacles” talk.
Watch the video to hear his inspirational words on this topic. He’s an inspiring young man with a great message.
Remember, if you want to empower yourself to transform your results and achieve more goal success, then you need to get better at overcoming obstacles.
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