10 Ways to Motivate Yourself and Get Shit Done (InfoGraphic)

Written by Stephen Ekstrom | @sparkresults

It's an uphill battle to stay motivated sometimes.

When the social media feeds show friends having fun on vacation, delicious food you may want to make later, interesting news articles and some pretty great distractions it's even more challenging.

July marks the beginning of the new quarter, the second half of the year and a time to get things moving in the right direction so you don't end up paying for it during the holidays and throughout next year.

So what are you doing to give yourself that extra push?

One of my personal favorites is to start the day with the ugliest of tasks. Get that beast out of the way so that the rest of the day can be spent on more pleasant things. 

Luckily, the infographic from Bellvue Students show nine additional strategies for keeping ourselves motivated. Doing nothing produces nothing so get out there & make shit happen.