An exertion of strength or power, whether physical or mental, in performing an act or aiming at an object; more or less strenuous endeavor; struggle directed to the accomplishment of an object; as, an effort to scale a wall.
Conative actions you take to solve problems. Best Effort: Actions that use your four natural Impact Factors or instinctive abilities. Foolish Effort: Actions you take that you know are not your best efforts or working against your MO or instincts. See Wasted Effort. Levels of Effort: The degree to which we decide to employ our mental energy or engage our instincts as represented on a scale: See Will. Lowest level – Intention, Middle level – Attempt, Highest level – Commitment Wasted Effort: Energy you use to take action that goes against your grain, or is contrary to your best efforts. Working without using your natural talents. See Wasted Effort.
earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something; "made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try"