5-3 Final Project Milestone Two: Concepts in Community Psychology
community's biggest fans are those who would benefit from it: They get help, financial
or personal.” (Nemko, 2014)
According to Nemko, is more motivating when value is not placed in the form of
monetary value, and because not everyone has the same financial means as others. Also,
people are less motivated when they must share credit and pick up the slack for slackers.
He also points out that great discoveries were made not by teams but by individuals.
(2014) Personally, I get a lot of satisfaction from being an outspoken member in my
community, because I know that I can get people to help make it better. It is worth
noting that when we get to know our neighbors, we ensure that we are building trust. If I
can help someone become more dependent and confident in who they are, I will have
succeeded in helping my community, and, take a step towards improving the future of
CP as well. After all, it makes for better overall environment.
However, understanding what I know now, it is more than just listening, it is getting to
build a relationship, and having the trust that someone is there to legitimately help and
guide you towards something positive in life. That is why I say that I have nothing but