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Innovative entrepreneurs may be more likely to experience what Csikszentmihalyi calls flow. The outside world disappears in the face of a vibrant inner motivation to do something. Breakthroughs occurs. Become so enthralled with the ideas in your head that you can’t help but follow them. Strong internal motivation is a vital ingredient for breakthrough innovation. Flow is like Montessori’s concept of normalization – your capacity for joyful and lengthy periods of intense concentration.
Internal Motivation #Infographic. Children naturally enjoy doing valuable work and are not afraid to make mistakes- they learn to discover success through feedback from peers, teachers, materials and so forth (not just because they follow rules or get a sticker). When nurtured, respected and trusted, internal, or intrinsic, motivation leads to the same desired outcome: positive or “good” behavior.
I know all the assignments and work are supposed to force me to learn, but I think internal motivation like the satisfaction and fulfillment of learning is a lot more meaningful than the external incentive of getting good grades. >__<