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motivations, plural;
  1. The reason or reasons one has for acting or behaving in a particular way
    • - escape can be a strong motivation for travel
  2. The general desire or willingness of someone to do something
    • - keep staff up to date and maintain interest and motivation

  1. the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction to behavior; "we did not understand his motivation"; "he acted with the best of motives"
  2. the condition of being motivated; "his motivation was at a high level"
  3. the act of motivating; providing incentive
  4. (motivate) give an incentive for action; "This moved me to sacrifice my career"
  5. (motivated) provided with a motive or given incentive for action; "a highly motivated child can learn almost anything"; "a group of politically motivated men"
  6. Motivation was a short-lived band formed in Manchester, England, (not to be confused with successful South London band The Motivation circa 1966/7, fronted by The Beckett Brothers, Peter James and Barry Philip, c. ...
  7. I Pity the Fool is an American reality television series on TV Land starring Mr. T. The series features Mr. T traveling from town to town giving advice, solving problems and teaching individuals some basic rules, but mainly the advice is about team spirit. The name of the show comes from Mr. ...
  8. Motivation (foaled August 5, 1987 in Argentina) was a Thoroughbred racehorse best known for winning the 1993 Hong Kong Invitational Cup. Bred by Adolfo J. Bullrich, he was sired by Egg Toss, a son of the U.S. Racing Hall of Fame inductee, Buckpasser. ...
  9. "Motivation" is a song written and recorded by American singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow for her sixth studio album, Detours, and released as a single.
  10. "Motivation" is the third single from the album All Killer No Filler by the Canadian pop punk band Sum 41. The song is about being self-centered, demotivated and being too lazy to look for motivation to do anything. Greig Nori appears on backing vocals.
  11. Willingness of action especially in behavior; The action of motivating; Something which motivates; An incentive or reason for doing something; a research rating that measures how the rational and emotional elements of a commercial affect consumer intention to consider, visit, or buy something
  12. (motivate) To provide someone with an incentive to do something; to encourage; To animate; to propel; to cause to take action
  13. (motivated) Enthusiastic, especially about striving toward a goal
  14. (Motivational) ideas that people adopt because they perceive some self-interest in adopting them. Strictly speaking, motivationally transmitted memes do not self-propagate, but this mode of transmission often occurs in association with memes self-replicated in the efficiency parental, proselytic ...
  15. (Motivate) Inspire and stimulate subordinates to maximize their efforts and productivity.
  16. (Motivate) The word "motivation" indicates the willingness to work, or to get something done. The meaning has been corrupted when someone says she or he wants to be “motivated,” meaning that he or she wants payment. Cash is only one possible factor of motivation. ...
  17. ([anything] Motivate) Motivate but replace the initial all 8 circulate with [anything]
  18. (Motivated (Buyer or Seller)) Someone who is a "must" buy or sell situation - divorce, job transfer etc.
  19. (motivated) Page:  Chapter 5 Pg. 50
  20. (motivated) interested and excited
  21. (motivating) Using an individuals wants and needs to influence how the person thinks and what does. Motivating embodies using appropriate incentives and methods in reinforcing individuals or groups as they effectively work toward task accomplishment and resolution of conflicts / disagreements. ...
  22. The internally generated state (feeling) that stimulates us to act. The neural substrate for motivation is most likely found in the brain reward system.
  23. A learning principle that says participants learn best when they are motivated. The material must be meaningful and worthwhile to the participant not only to the trainer.
  24. A complex amalgam of all the influences active at a point in time that result in an organism’s "movement" toward a goal
  25. Inspires others to give their best