Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Motivated Mind: How to Get What You Want from Life” as Want to Read:
The Motivated Mind: How to Get What You Want from Life
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

The Motivated Mind: How to Get What You Want from Life

3.37 of 5 stars 3.37  ·  rating details  ·  38 ratings  ·  2 reviews
- Do you make New Year resolutions? Almost everyone does, because we want to achieve positive personal change. But did you know that most resolutions are repeated five years in a row, and that the vast majority are broken by June.


- Have you ever dieted? Yet if diets work, why do we need so many, and new ones all the time? The evidence shows that we persist in buying diet b...more
Hardcover, 503 pages
Published 2005 by Bantam
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Motivated Mind, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Motivated Mind

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 88)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Si Barron
After trudging through a third of Dr Raj Persaud’s book The Motivated Mind I realised how utterly unmotivated I was to finish it.

There are some good elements to it, some interesting information; the latest psychological research etc but unfortunately it’s buried in the mountains of turgid text concerning this or that experiment or such and such research paper. The book is just too long at 500 pages. This includes 68 pages of references (as an indication of just how much he references scientific...more
Sean
Anything is possible - depending on what you will risk
Alick Doyle
Alick Doyle marked it as to-read
Oct 11, 2014
Priyalakshmi1
Priyalakshmi1 is currently reading it
Aug 09, 2014
Robert
Robert marked it as to-read
Aug 06, 2014
Jennifer
Jennifer marked it as to-read
Aug 03, 2014
Sathya
Sathya added it
Jul 16, 2014
Mandy
Mandy marked it as to-read
Jul 12, 2014
Tola Chhay
Tola Chhay marked it as to-read
Jun 09, 2014
Ana Paula
Ana Paula marked it as to-read
May 19, 2014
Ian
Ian marked it as to-read
Apr 30, 2014
Edwin Cajigas
Edwin Cajigas marked it as to-read
Apr 17, 2014
Ima Sloth
Ima Sloth marked it as to-read
Mar 26, 2014
Tom
Tom added it
Mar 02, 2014
Nirmal
Nirmal marked it as to-read
Jan 24, 2014
Bmbinnaji
Bmbinnaji marked it as to-read
Dec 22, 2013
Andy
Andy added it
Oct 10, 2013
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Staying Sane: How to Make Your Mind Work for You From the Edge of the Couch: Bizarre Psychiatric Cases and What They Teach Us About Ourselves Simply Irresistible: The Psychology of Seduction--How to Catch and Keep Your Perfect Partner The Mind: A User's Guide Staying Sane

Share This Book