intrinsic and extrinsic motivation


More often than not, right after our alarm goes off, we are left to wonder if our job or school is really important, we weight the consequences of sleeping in or just start devising believable lies to fill the ears of our teachers or bosses. However, there are some who sprint out of their beds and race to their institutes or organisation, solely because they love the experience and wish to learn. The question arises, what causes our behavior in accordance with tasks, or more specifically, what motivates us? The answer is the two type motivational processes: Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation. What is Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation? Behavior results when we have a need which requires satisfaction; the demand of the need to be fulfilled gives birth to a motivational force which drives the individual to perform the task. Basically, most things in life that we do are solely performed…