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Motivation: The Psychological Factors That Guide Us - Psychology
Motivation is defined as the process that initiates, guides, and maintains goal- oriented behaviors. Motivation is what causes us to act, whether it is getting a glass ...
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Theories of Motivation in Psychology - About.com
Motivation is the force that initiates, guides and maintains goal-oriented behaviors. It is what causes us to take action, whether to grab a snack to reduce hunger ...
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Motivation - The Psychology of Motivation - About.com
Learn more about the psychology of motivation, including the forces behind motivation and various theories to explain motivation.
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What Is Extrinsic Motivation? - Psychology
Answer: Extrinsic motivation refers to behavior that is driven by external rewards such as money, fame, grades, and praise. This type of motivation arises from ...
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What Is Employee Motivation? - Human Resources
Want to inspire employee motivation? Employers are challenged to understand what motivates employees and to provide a work culture that encourages it.
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What Is Intrinsic Motivation? - Psychology - About.com
Why do you do the things you do? If you are doing them for some internal reason, then psychologists would describe you as intrinsically motivated.
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What Is Intrinsic Motivation? (Definition) - Gifted Children - About.com
May 30, 2014 ... Intrinsic motivation refers to motivation that comes from inside an individual rather than from any external or outside rewards, such as money or ...
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Arousal Theory of Motivation - Psychology - About.com
The arousal theory of motivation suggests that our behavior is motivated by a need to maintain an optimal level of arousal. Learn more about how the arousal ...
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What Is Extrinsic Motivation? (Definition) - Gifted Children - About.com
May 29, 2014 ... Definition: Extrinsic motivation refers to motivation that comes from outside an individual. The motivating factors are external, or outside, ...
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How to Gauge an Applicant's Motivation
Motivation ranks high as a desirable characteristic or attribute in the employees you hire. But, how do you spot true motivation during a job interview?
http://humanresources.about.com/od/interviewquestions/a/answers-interview-questions-motivation.htm
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