How Perceptions and Expectations Affect Motivation
When considering motivation, it’s important to understand how perceptions and expectations affect you. While meeting your basic needs can fuel motivation, it’s also important to recognize how perception of fairness can interfere with motivation. Equity theory provides an understanding of how getting rewarded for your efforts can affect motivation.
- What the equity theory is
- How to use this theory to increase employee motivation
- How perception and expectation impact motivation