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Unformatted text preview: tivation? (today) 3 Motivation Defined Motivation A set of energetic forces that originate set within and outside an employee that initiates work-related effort and determines its direction, intensity, and and persistence persistence 4 Goal Setting Theory Goal Motivation is fostered when employees Motivation are given specific and difficult goals specific difficult Rather than no goals, easy goals, or “do Rather your best” goals your Supported in a variety of jobs Beaver trappers, Salespeople, Engineers, Beaver Assembly line workers, Baggage handlers, College students, Loggers College 5 Goal Setting Theory Goal 6 “SMART” Goals Specific (as opposed to vague) Measurable (quality and quality important) Attainable Attainable Realistic and challenging Realistic Consider individuals’ skills, abilities, and goal Consider orientation (lear...
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2012 for the course MGM 330 taught by Professor Christinejackson during the Spring '11 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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