'motivation' tagged posts

The Pursuit of Grace

There is a saying that goes like this, “You can catch more flies with honey than vinegar.” The meaning of course is it is easier to use something good or sweet to motivate than something sour or negative. We apply the same principle with using positive reinforcement in motivating people, in particular children to conforming…

Who is Cheering You On?

I have a health app on my phone. Using my personal statistics, it determines how many steps I should do in a day for my health. First thing in the morning, it comments on my sleep, talks about the weather and reminds me of getting my steps in. Later in the morning, it comments on…