motivation

Understanding Employee Motivation and Workload Management

Are your employees happy with their jobs? Does your company have a high level of employee motivation? Employee motivation is the drive that an individual brings to his/her job, often times seen through his/her commitment and enthusiasm. This motivation is composed of both internal and external factors. Internal motivation is when one does things for …

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What Should an Adult Figure Skater Do to Recover Their Motivation and Passion?

In a previous article, I discussed what to do when you stop making improvement or just have one of those days when nothing seems to be working. So what should an adult figure skater do on a day like this? Remind yourself that bad days happen to everyone, young and old, regardless of level of …

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Metaphors Gone Wild: Fire and Motivation

“If my 75% player plays 50% over his ability,” legendary football coach Vince Lombardi once asserted, “and your 100% player plays 10% under his ability, my player will win every time.” THE FIRE WITHIN Author Stephen Covey has acknowledged that motivation is simply a metaphoric “fire within.” That fire, of course, can be destructive–just think …

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