Emotional Intelligence (EQ): How to Increase Self-Motivation

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Course features
  • Category: Leadership
  • Course Length: 8 minutes
  • Series: Emotional Intelligence 
  • Video Length: 3.75 minutes
  • Author: The URL dr
  • Resources: Improving Your Self-Motivation Checklist
Course overview
In this micro course, you’ll learn what motivation is (including the three types of motivators) and what sets self-motivation apart. Then, you’ll learn about the benefits of self-motivation and how to develop this emotional competency. 
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course learning objectives
  • Define motivation
  • Identify 3 types of motivators
  • Explore 4 benefits of self-motivation
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Certification included
Downloadable certificate upon completion.

Motivating yourself for greater success

"How to Increase Self-Motivation" explores internal strength and perseverance. Self-motivation is the third component of emotional intelligence (after self-awareness and self-regulation), and it takes personal discipline and stamina to keep pushing forward—especially when a more comfortable option exists. And, if you want to achieve leadership success, it’s a necessary skill to develop.
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Skills you'll learn in this course

Emotional Intelligence


Personal Development

Kim Merritt

Kim Merritt, The URL dr, has been teaching and training the business community for over thirty years. Her company's line of business soft skill micro courses are a quick and effective way to master a new competency in fifteen minutes or less. 
Patrick Jones - Course author