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Why is motivation important? To achieve any goal in life, we need to feel motivated. Motivation is the fuel that drives the engine of success to get us from where we are now, to where we want to be. 

“I’d rather attempt to do something and fail than attempt to do nothing and succeed.” 


What is it that makes some of us highly motivated to achieve our goals while others struggle to focus and persist? In this course you will learn about the psychology of achievement motivation, different types of motivators, the factors that increase our motivation, and the mindset of high achievers. By the end of this course you will have a clear picture of what motivates you to achieve your goals. 

Learning objectives: 

  • Understand what achievement motivation is and why it is important 
  • Identify different types of motivation and understand the factors that increase our motivation 
  • Examine how high achievers think and learn how to stay focused on achievement