Be Motivated To Learn

Improve your listening skills, engagement and attitude to learn more effectively and achieve your goals.

Beginner Level
Created by Ruth Pearson
Last updated May 12, 2021
Course trailer video
Free Course
  • 01:16:08 on-demand video
  • 3 Assignments
  • 2 Quizzes

Curriculum For This Course

16 E-classes
16 E-classes
Introduction - Be Motivated To Learn
What Is Learning?
Different Types Of Learning
Active Learning V Passive Learning
Assignment 1
Signs Of A Good Listener
Motivated to Learn Quiz Eclasses 1-6
Active Listening V Passive Listening
Assignment 2
Engagement In Learning
The Importance Of Attitude
Assignment 3
Reflective Learning
Motivated to Learn Quiz Eclasses 7-11
Pro-Active Plan For Change

Course Description

Strategies to become a better learner.

Regardless of your age and background, your ability to learn new skills and information is critical in this ever-changing world. Even though you may no longer be in formal education, learning is a lifelong process, especially in terms of determining and achieving your professional and personal goals.

However, many people feel unmotivated by their personal, education experience and, because of this, will struggle to learn in adulthood. This can adversely affect every aspect of life and prevent them from progressing.

This hands-on course is designed to equip you with practical, effective ways to improve your learning skills and motivate you to put strategies in place that will enable you to learn just about anything, whether it is a new hobby, profession, or even a new language.

Ruth Pearson has twenty-five years' teaching experience and is the founder of STEPS2LEARN, a unique coaching and training model that puts the individual, and the choices they make, at the heart of personal development.

In this course, you will receive valuable tips on how to enhance your listening skills, become a more engaged learner and develop a more positive attitude, so you will be more motivated to learn and improve your learning capabilities.

Watch this practical course to discover:

• How to become a more motivated learner, so that you will retain more information with ease
• Steps to become a better listener and engage more with others, enabling you to learn and collaborate more effectively with others
• How to improve your attitude to learning, so that you are more confident and successful in acquiring new skills
• How to determine your goals and decide on your next steps, so that you can achieve your life goals.

For more information on Ruth, visit

Target audience:

• Entrepreneurs, business owners and professionals
• Anyone who finds it difficult to stay focused when learning a new skill and needs some guidance.

About The Mentor

Ruth Pearson

Supporting and motivating people to learn.

Ruth Pearson is a motivational speaker, inspirational, transformational, wellbeing coach, author of three books and TV presenter on Her unique area of expertise is the development of her own, coaching and training model called STEPS2LEARN, which puts the individual, and the choices they make, at the heart of personal development, but then also explores the benefits of working with others, as part of effective teams.

Ruth began her career in an educational setting, where she taught science and maths in several secondary school for over twenty-five years, eventually rising to the position of Deputy Headteacher. Following her redundancy in 2013, and other major changes in her life, she made the decision to leave teaching to explore new ways of using the skills, expertise and vast knowledge she had acquired.

Ruth decided to become a wellbeing coach and developed STEPS2LEARN, a unique coaching and training model that empowers teams to work collaboratively, with everyone using their skills for the benefit of 'we', not 'me. She has spoken in a variety of settings, including The Business Show at ExCel in London and the RBS Women Doing Business event, sharing her varied, personal, life experiences and her own, personal challenge of living with the hidden, autoimmune disability, lupus, for over twenty-one years.

Ruth has also been a keynote speaker at several events that were aired globally. She speaks on issues of empowering individuals to be the best that they can be, despite challenging situations that they may find themselves in. She shares her own, personal life experiences in a way that helps others to know that they do not have to let their past define their future. She also teaches people how they can be more motivated, how they can proactively plan for changes, how they can have better relationships, and practical ways to transform their personal and professional wellbeing.

Ruth has a vision to establish a network of collaborative services, which will assist individuals and businesses with techniques to motivate them to continue learning new life skills, so they are equipped with the knowledge needed for the changing world they are living in. It is against this background that she wrote her latest book Say Yes To New Opportunities! Be Motivated to L.E.A.R.N. She is passionate about supporting and motivating people to learn, in both their personal and professional lives; as learning is a lifelong process.

For more information on Ruth, visit