What is Motivation?
Motivation is the word derived from the word motive which means needs, desires, wants or drives within the individuals.
It is the process of stimulating people to actions to accomplish the goals.
In the work goal context the psychological factors stimulating the peoples behaviour can be -
One of the most important functions of management is to create willingness amongst the employees to perform in the best of their abilities. Therefore the role of a leader is to arouse interest in performance of employees in their jobs. The process of motivation consists of three stages:-
Therefore, we can say that motivation is a psychological phenomenon which means needs and wants of the individuals have to be tackled by framing an incentive plan.
- Theories of Motivation
- Maslows Need Hierarchy Model
- Motivation Incentives
- Importance of Motivation
- Motivation and Morale
- Employee/Staff Motivation
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