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How To Stay Motivated & Focused While Distance Learning

Updated: Feb 21, 2022

We find ourselves learning and working from home for the first time and with the freedom to spend our time as we please. Yet, why do we find ourselves unmotivated and lacking focus? Well, before, we would rely on a lot of external sources of motivators like seeing our friends and teachers, mandatory attendance in class, and repercussions for unsatisfactory academic performances. However, now, you must dig deep internally to find your source of motivation. The problem is that many of us haven't been taught how to do that. As a student for the past 23 years and an advocate for self-directed learning, I present to you the following tips and tricks to help boost your motivation and focus while learning at home. I hope it helps!

1) Write your goals – get clarity