Benefits of increased motivation include increased persistence, better engagement with your courses, improved critical thinking skills, and a greater ability to accomplish goals in all areas of life.
When you get discouraged or demotivated, ask yourself the following questions:
Remember, motivation isn’t something some people are born with; it’s a skill everyone can learn!
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