Motivation Myths I’ve Stopped Believing

Motivation Myths I've Stopped Believing: 3 times 'motivation' was overrated, misunderstood, or just plain unnecessary.

After trying dozens of methods that claimed to help boost productive mojo, I came to the conclusion that motivation is my own personal Bigfoot. It may or may not be out there, but I probably won’t be gathering proof of its existence any time soon. In a sense, I’ve stopped believing.

Today I’ve collected some common myths and misconceptions about motivation for your consideration. Whether you’re a firm believer or a fellow skeptic, I hope they prove helpful as you venture ambitiously forward with your own projects and goals.

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To Be – Supportive

Be Supportive
Be Supportive

BE SUPPORTIVE

πŸ’œ offer reassurances
πŸ’œ don’t hide your interest or enthusiasm
πŸ’œ help out when you’re able
πŸ’œ share resources or relevant advice
πŸ’œ allow people to find their own way

How do YOU stay supportive? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Memorable

Be Memorable
Be Memorable

BE MEMORABLE

BE MEMORABLE

🧑 stay authentic to who you are
🧑 make your first impressions count
🧑 don’t be afraid to have an opinion
🧑 show interest in what’s going on around you
🧑 keep learning and trying new things

How do YOU stay memorable? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Loyal

Be Loyal
Be Loyal

BE LOYAL

πŸ’š listen and learn from your friends
πŸ’š check in and be there when you care
πŸ’š always keep your promises
πŸ’š help out or offer support
πŸ’š respect time and boundaries

How do YOU express loyalty? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Patient

Be Patient
Be Patient

BE PATIENT

❀️ remember to value your time and effort
❀️ don’t act on every emotion
❀️ practice staying calm in all situations
❀️ assume the best of others
❀️ resist the temptation to be busy

How do YOU stay patient? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Diligent

Be Diligent
Be Diligent

BE DILIGENT

πŸ’š create a routine and stick to it
πŸ’š remain patient through long term projects
πŸ’š spend your time wisely
πŸ’š focus on your own work and don’t compare
πŸ’š be a problem solver

How do YOU stay diligent? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Free

Be Free
Be Free

BE FREE

❀️ own your decisions
❀️ listen to your gut
❀️ have fun on purpose
❀️ learn to say no
❀️ value your own time

How do YOU stay free? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Cozy

Be Cozy
Be Cozy

BE COZY

πŸ’š soak in some sunshine
πŸ’š wear soft clothing
πŸ’š have a hot drink
πŸ’š read a favorite book
πŸ’š talk with a close friend

How do YOU stay cozy? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Passionate

Be Passionate
Be Passionate

BE PASSIONATE

❀️ love what you do
❀️ always be learning
❀️ keep moving forward
❀️ be willing to try and fail
❀️ remember your purpose

How do YOU stay passionate? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Confident

Be Confident
Be Confident

BE CONFIDENT

πŸ’œ accept genuine compliments
πŸ’œ focus on your goals
πŸ’œ challenge yourself to do new things
πŸ’œ know your strengths
πŸ’œ learn to like yourself

How do YOU stay confident? Share your ideas in the comments!

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