Change the people, and they'll change the world.

The Institute of Motivational Intelligence exists to advance the use of motivational intelligence by humanity.

IMI collaborates with thousands of individuals and institutions around the world to advance research, certify experts and forward ambitious projects.

  • Cutting-edge research
  • Professional development
  • Community events
  • Youth education programs
  • Educational resources

``If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're right.``

– Henry Ford –

About Motivational Intelligence

Motivational intelligence is the ability to understand, manage and change motives of oneself or others.

The field of motivational intelligence is a compilation of a broad set of disciplines spanning positive psychology, growth mindsets, self-esteem, self-determination theory, mindfulness, organizational development and human performance.

Research Partnerships

Advancement of the field is built upon joint studies and research by leading organizations and academic institutions.

International Network

The motivational intelligence community is comprised of thousands of individuals and organizations.

Economic Solutions

Proven applications to solved major economic and business challenges.

Certification & Accreditation

The IMI provides professional development certifications in Human Resources and Training Facilitation.

Global Reach

Motivational intelligence has been studied in 53 countries.

Wildly Popular

Gaining interest and popularity throughout the world every day.

The value of an idea lies in the using of it.