“I Have No Real Love or Passion For Anything”

QUESTION: Hi Scott. I have been reading through all of your posts and your content is really excellent! I do have an issue though. You see, I have no real love or passion for anything. I want to do things in my life. I have always wanted to go and maybe even move to the U.S.A. even though I have never even been there. :) I also want money and I know this is a big factor in many people's motivation but I want to use the money to get to America and live "The Dream". My problem is I just can't … [Read more...]

10 Things You May Not Know About Motivation

We are naturally motivated by default. It's only when obstacles appear that we lose our motivation. You're not lazy. People like to claim that they are just lazy or that other people are lazy. When related to motivation, saying that someone is lazy is just another way of saying that they are unmotivated. Confusion is an obstacle. Often, we fail to take action on our goals because we're confused about what the next step is or we're confused about which tools we need to use in order to take … [Read more...]

Sometimes You Don’t Need Motivation

Lately, I've been thinking about some projects I've been procrastinating on. Overall, I'm a pretty motivated guy, but I don't apply motivational techniques to everything in my life that needs to get done; to everything that I'm procrastinating on.  Why? Because I know that if I do, it will only be a quick fix and the project will end up right back in my lap again, only to then have to deal with it at a later time. Even if I get it done, it won't address the core issue behind my … [Read more...]

Take the Weight of the World Off Your Shoulders

Do you feel exhausted? Are you overwhelmed by your obligations? Do you sometimes feel like you're going to explode? Many people feel like they're carrying around a huge weight on their shoulders. It can make you feel frazzled, depressed and desperate for a change. When you're always on the go, constantly trying to hit deadlines, and trying to do a million things at once, it puts an awful lot of pressure on you to meet or exceed everybody's expectations. It's no wonder you feel so burdened. … [Read more...]