Curious Saturday: Why does motivation seem so fickle? And what even is it in the first place?
Motivation, a complex phenomenon, has always intrigued us. Defined by psychologists as the desire or impetus to initiate and sustain a specific behavior, it’s the fuel that propels us forward. Yet, it can be frustratingly elusive. Even when we possess a deep passion for a goal or hobby, summoning the motivation to act upon it can prove challenging. So, why does motivation play hide and seek with us?