I find motivation a puzzling subject, for it can be both useful and useless. It’s useful when you do something with your motivation, in other words take action, but it’s useless when you let it pile up and do nothing. That’s when you become an over motivated underachiever, not a syndrome to be proud of!
Motivation is a fantastic thing, when you feel motivated to do something, you’ve got that energy to go and grab what you deserve, but that alone won’t suffice. Don’t get me wrong, motivation is one thing you should feel everyday to live exceptionally well, but motivation is not doing. That takes a whole other set of skills to do something, and that’s what will set you apart. Read the rest of this entry →