Hedi Buchner

Hedi Buchner

Intrinsic Motivation – what is it and how do I get there? – part II

In my first blog on intrinsic motivation I talked about the self-determination theory: you need to satisfy the basic human needs for competence, relatedness and autonomy to be intrinsically motivated. In this blog I will introduce the Job Characteristic Model. Autonomy plays a key role in another model that focuses on motivating people through an optimal design …

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Intrinsic Motivation – what is it and how do I get there? – part I

I’m sure you’ve heard about intrinsic motivation. But what is it? And how can I facilitate it at work? Pierluigi talks in his blog about motivational coaching (not recommended) and trying to get intrinsic motivation instead. I will present some theories on motivation and how to apply them to facilitate motivation at work in the …

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