How Managers Can Foster Intrinsic Motivation in Their Team

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two people stood over writing on the pavement stating "Passion Led Us Here"

Managers play a crucial role in molding and nurturing their teams. The ability to inspire and motivate is vital, not just for achieving short-term goals but for long-term team cohesion and productivity. One of the most powerful types of motivation is intrinsic motivation – the drive that comes from within, rather than from external rewards or pressures. Here’s how managers … Read More

Building Intrinsic Motivation: A Guide for Business Professionals

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two people stood over writing on the pavement stating "Passion Led Us Here"

If you are reading this, you likely already have a decent level of intrinsic motivation. While we all need external validation and support—monetary incentives, promotions, or accolades—we know they don’t provide enough fuel for the length of a career. So, it becomes a question of what motivates you, as an individual, beyond those external factors. What is surprising is that … Read More

Can People Change?

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How many relationships have hinged on this question? Can addicts stop using, mean people become nice, a conservative a liberal or vice versa, an atheist a believer, an extrovert an introvert, a couch potato athletic, a follower a leader, a bad negotiator a good one? Can people become a Pathfinder? Neuroscience and Psychology, along with a lot of anecdotes, say … Read More