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8 Highly Effective Ways to Stay Motivated

In today’s Momentum Friday episode of Passion Struck, I share with you 8 highly effective ways to become and stay motivated. These tips will change your life and help you reach your goals. If you’re struggling to find the motivation to pursue your goals, this episode is for you.

Whether you’re a student, athlete, or entrepreneur, finding motivation can be a challenge. Our ability to stay motivated is essential to success, and these 8 methods will help you overcome any obstacles you face.  Leveraging the science of motivation from the gradient effect to loss aversion to the empathy gap, these techniques will help you stay motivated and reach your goals!

We fail to stay motivated and do the things we plan to do because of the disparity between our present and future selves.

John R. miles

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What I Discuss In This Episode On the Ways to Stay motivated and the science of motivation

In this week’s Momentum Friday episode of Passion Struck with John R. Miles, I explore the science of motivation and how to become and stay motivated. Finding motivation can be challenging whether you’re a student, athlete, soldier, leader, or entrepreneur. Our ability to stay motivated is essential to success, yet it can be tricky to tackle. Sometimes I find it really easy to get motivated, and I feel like I am heading downhill. Other times, I find it nearly impossible to stay motivated and become trapped in the zone of perseverance. This episode focuses on the best ideas, the most helpful research, and my own tips on how to become and stay motivated.

  • What is the definition of motivated
  • Why do we fail to stay motivated?
  • What is the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation, and which is better?
  • What drives us to stay motivated
  • How to use incentives and rewards for better results
  • How to sustain motivation
  • The science of motivation: the Goldilocks Principle, Goal Gradient Effect, and the Empathy Gap
  • Have any questions, comments, or stories you’d like to share with us? Drop us a line at [email protected]m!
  • Connect with John R Miles on Twitter at @John_RMiles and Instagram at @John_R_Miles
217 | 8 Highly Effective Ways to Become and Stay Motivated | Passion Struck with John R. Miles
217 | 8 Highly Effective Ways to Become and Stay Motivated | Passion Struck with John R. Miles

Questions For You And Your Friends Or Family Members To Discuss About How to Stay Motivated

  • How do you better understand the difference between extrinsic and intrinsic motivation?
  • Why do we fail to stay motivated?
  • What are the keys to maintaining motivation
  • What is the Goldilocks Principle?
  • Which one of the ways to stay motivated will you put into practice?
  • How will you apply today’s episode to your life?

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About John R. Miles

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John R. Miles is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO and founder of Passion Struck. This full-service media company helps people live intentionally by creating best-in-class educational and entertainment content. John is also a prolific public speaker, venture capitalist, and author named to the ComputerWorld Top 100 IT Leaders.

John is the host of the PassionStruckPodcast. The show focused on exploring the mindset and philosophy of the world’s most inspiring people to learn their lessons to living intentionally. Passion Struck aspires to speak to the humanity of people in a way that makes them want to live better, be better and impact.

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