Motivation is the power that comes from within that pushes you to take action towards achieving your goal. Simultaneously powered by desire and ambition, and therefore, if these are absent, motivation has no effect.
Not having a nine-to-five job, selecting your own clients, setting your own rates and deadlines and also doing PR work for yourself is quite different than being a full-time employee in a web design agency, where many of the things above are done by different individuals or departments.
IFTTT is the best service available currently for automating such tasks. IFTTT has a number of channels that trigger on certain conditions and execute a specified action on other channels. You can automate your most time-consuming tasks by using IFTTT recipes.