My Future Career As A Specialist Instructor / Teacher

1355 Words Oct 12th, 2015 6 Pages
Daniel Pink makes a solid, science built point regarding motivation 3.0 in his book “Drive”. For the 21st century we are in need of more people that allow themselves to have autonomy, purpose and mastery in their life to become successful and achieve happiness in their careers. Able to look at my future career as a specialist instructor/teacher in a different point of view. After reading every chapter I was able to see how I can apply some of these methods to achieve my goals and also be happy in my career. Most of us look at our future and think we need to pick a career that can offer us a 6 digit yearly income, without realizing if that career will bring us happiness. Drive was able to make me realize when looking at my future career I need to ask myself, “What will make me happy for the rest of my life?” and not “What will make me rich?”
Now in days our society’s careers depend on how much money it makes a year. Some students are undecided on which path to take when they start researching careers they start by looking at the pay. They start looking at a career for the money instead of the aspiration of being satisfied. Pink made me realize my happiness and health depends on what I will do for the rest of my life. Motivation 3.0 is about me finding autonomy, mastery, and purpose in life. I need to find what brings out my intrinsic motivation so I can make sure I love what I do for the rest of my life. Pink agrees when he writes “that enjoyment-based intrinsic motivation,…

More about My Future Career As A Specialist Instructor / Teacher

Open Document