Video – Desires Motivate Us to Move But Don’t Move Us!
What motivates you when you’re successful? It is important to distinguish between desire motivation and fear motivation
Fear motivation aims to protect and focuses on avoiding penalties for failure. It leads to feelings of inhibition (e.g., “I can’t”) or compulsion (e.g., “I have to.”). Desire motivation seeks rewards for success. It leads to volition (e.g., “I can.”) and propulsion (e.g., “I want to.”).