Methods of Motivation

Most of you are probably quite familiar with the two common forms of motivation, fear and incentive.   Ever wonder why neither one of these forms of motivation has long lasting power?  It’s because they are external forms of motivation and their “magic spell” diminishes when the penalty has been avoided or the reward received.   Looking for a new way to get folks motivated?  How about self-motivation?   Here the reliance is on the individual, not others.  Fostering an environment where individuals are self-motivated requires helping them develop positive attitudes.    People are driven by their belief in themselves.   What can you do to help others to become the best they can be?