Tag Archives: behavior

What Motivates You? (Part 3)

To Start at What Motivates You? Part 1. Back to Part 2. Now we get into the interesting motivation theories. Content Theories: Needs theories, because the theory focuses on the importance of what motivates us (needs) or the process used to allocate energy to maximize the satisfaction of needs. Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs: The needs, listed […]

What Motivates You? (Part 2)

Start at What Motivates You? Part 1. There are a number of reasons people do what they do. I ask you to answer your why when you make these decisions and in return I will help you better understand the motives you have. To expand we have 5 more theories on motivation. Incentive Theory: Stimuli “attract”, a […]

What Motivates You? (Part 1)

Why do you do anything? What makes you get out of bed in the morning? What motivates you? What is motivation? Motivation is a theoretical construct, used to explain behavior. It is the scientific word used to represent the reason for our actions, our desires, our needs, etc. There are a number of reasons why people […]

Daily Quote: Who Controls What

“Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.” -George Orwell My Words: In every situation there is someone in control, someone who has the power to influence people’s behavior or the course of events. Is that person you?