Did you ever ask yourself why you work so hard at something be it in sports, your study /in academics or at the workplace? What does the answer to your own question have to do with the result you get? Professor Nico van Yperen (RUG) will shed light on this as he dissects the anatomy of achievers’ motivations.
He will explore the tension between the journey to master something and the competitive dynamic of doing better than those around you. Find out what role competence and performance play in the motivation to reach goals and discover what this can mean across different aspects of life where achievement counts.