'Motivated people feel in control of their destiny'
'Motivated people feel in control of their destiny'

What makes some individuals notable and recognised in their respective fields has got much to do with their motivated behaviour, an expert says.

Access to nature boosts older adults' quality of life

A new research has revealed that nature promotes physical, mental, and spiritual healing especially in older adults who stay close to natural environment.

Unfazed Andy Murray re-tweets his leaked motivational secrets
Unfazed Andy Murray re-tweets his leaked motivational secrets

An unfazed Andy Murray has re-tweeted a post revealing secrets to his on-court success. On Wednesday, a journalist shared images of the Scot's hand-written notes on micro-blogging site, Twitter.

What reminds Shruti Haasan to excel in her field?
What reminds Shruti Haasan to excel in her field?

 Appreciation is a constant nudge to perform better, says actress and singer Shruti Haasan, daughter of actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan. 

Fernando Alonso anger at Ferrari `lack of motivation` blast
Fernando Alonso anger at Ferrari `lack of motivation` blast

Fernando Alonso on Saturday hit back at suggestions from Ferrari team chief Marco Mattiacci that he had lacked motivation and commitment.

Fatherhood fires Novak Djokovic bid for Tour Finals treble
Fatherhood fires Novak Djokovic bid for Tour Finals treble

Novak Djokovic believes the thrill of becoming a father has provided him with the perfect motivation to win yet another ATP World Tour Finals title and end the year as the world number one.

Losing games against strong opponents can actually be enjoyable for some
Losing games against strong opponents can actually be enjoyable for some

A new study has suggested that winning is not everything and few people actually enjoy losing the game if their mettle is tested by a strong opponent.

Murray seeking `motivating` coach who `can get him learning and improving again`

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has said that he needs a coach who can motivate him and get him learning and improving again, as he looks for a suitable replacement for Ivan Lendl before the French Open.

Don’t Quit

When you face blips in your career, as everyone does, don’t quit. Hang in there for this too shall pass. You got to just keep moving, says Rajendra Ghag.

Playing educational video games can boost kids` motivation to learn

A new study has suggested that educational video games can enhance students` motivation to learn, but it may depend on how students play.

Motivation key to keeping memory sharp during retirement

Researchers have suggested that motivation is a key factor to keep your memory sharp after you retirement.

Proteas media backs England to convert Ashes distraction into motivation for CT semi

The South African media has said that England will try to convert the distraction of a looming Ashes series into motivation for Wednesday`s first ICC Champions Trophy semi-final at the Oval against South Africa.

Blood hormone Epo boosts motivation

Blood hormone Epo has a performance-boosting effect on the brain shortly after being injected as it improves oxygen transport in blood.

Low dopamine, the cause of relapse to smoking

Dopamine is a brain chemical messenger that is critically important in reward and motivation.

Fun night-outs with colleagues boosts teamwork

Socialising after office hours with colleagues can serve as a good morale booster for employees.

Kelly Rowland`s mother shocked at her new `Motivation` video

Kelly Rowland`s mother was shocked at her new video `Motivation` because the singer is not wearing much in it.

Lack of motivation decreases physical activity in boys

Lack of motivation is the main barrier to physical activity for adolescent boys.

What triggers the motivation to eat?

People eat not only as they are hungry, but also because food just simply tastes too good to ignore.

What triggers the motivation to eat?

People eat not only as they are hungry, but also because food just simply tastes too good to ignore.

Music in gyms - motivation or distraction?

If you`re in a gym, chances are you`ll be pumping iron while listening to music.