How on earth do adults organize huge projects? And allot time to them? And then actually get them done? [more inside]
I've never had much motivation to do anything, or much ability to persevere, and this makes life a chore. I feel like I was born without a motor - like other people have some source of energy inside that drives them towards their goals, while I tend to just drift passively and hope the things I want come to me (they don't). Talk therapy hasn't helped much, and I'm not sure what to try next. [more inside]
What kind of goals do you suggest setting for someone starting his or her work life? Both concrete goals for the job and general motivations for earning money [more inside]
Do you know about any researchers studying human behavior with regard to motivation, habits, and goal-setting, or books/papers about those topics?
Do you know about any researchers studying human behavior with regard to motivation, habits, and goal-setting, or books/papers about those topics? [more inside]
Is there an online service that helps you stay motivated by charging you money if you fail to perform a verifiable action? [more inside]
Motivation Filter: How to be obsessed (in a healthy way) with the work that you do and love. [more inside]
Does anyone use stickK? Has it worked for you? Any tips for making it work for me? I really need to start exercising regularly but I just can't get motivated to do it lately, so I thought stickK might help. I'm interested in hearing from people who have used it for anything, though.
Interested in finding a personal organization system like Getting Things Done, only NOT geared towards middle managers from the late-1990s. [more inside]
OK, so I have a bunch of stuff I need to work on. I’m about to turn 40 and I’m flush with motivation. Tackle everything at once or pick my battles? [more inside]
What are the key motivators that make people do their jobs? [more inside]
So I'm 40, what next? [more inside]
What is holding you back from doing the things you want to do? And if you were able to accomplish something special how did you do it? [more inside]
I'm schizophrenic and need ideas on how to train myself to be active and able to work toward my goals.
I'm schizophrenic and need ideas on how to train myself to be active and able to work toward my goals. [more inside]
How can I feel more optimistic about my life goals and ambitions? (fairly long) [more inside]
Since developing bipolar disorder, and subsequently being out of work since April 2005, I find my motivation and concentration has gone to be replaced by apathy and what must seem to others like laziness. Has anyone else been in a similar situation and got themselves out of it, and if so, how? [more inside]
How do you keep yourself focused on your "big picture" goals when immediate desires and whims keep trying to get in the way? [more inside]