Understanding Motivation

The MLI Presentation team will explore the sources, aspects, and traps of motivation, three fundamental motivators, the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation, motivation and emotions, motivation and power, and motivation and planning for execution. One does not have to have participated in the 4.5 day Spring MLI to attend the Fall seminar.


Date October 13 - 14, 2022
Location: NIU Naperville Campus, 1120 E. Diehl Road, Naperville, IL
Capacity: Minimum of 25 registrants needed to offer Institute
Cost: For 1-2 people from the same organization - $950
  For 3 – 5 people from the same organization - $855
  6 or more people from the same organization - $770


MLI Fall 2022 Flyer


Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received by Midwest Leadership Institute by September 30, 2022 for a full refund or to hold space for the 2023 Institute. You may cancel by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 815-753-0923. Cancellations after September 30, 2022 and no-shows are responsible for the full registration cost. The hosting organization reserves the right to modify the agenda and/or speakers, cancel the training due to low enrollment, or to close registration if full.

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