Essays Tagged: "Abraham Maslow"

Seasonal Motivation - Options when money and stability are not available: departmental cross-training, flexible hours, and giving employees a voice. Brief - lots of references

training, flexible hours, and giving their employees a voice that would be heard.Seasonal MotivationAbraham Maslow defined the hierarchy of individual needs in a pyramid-type illustration (see Figure ...

(4 pages) 179 2 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What is motivation?

eories are Herzberg's and Maslow's theories, and the contemporary examples are ERG and McClelland's.Abraham Maslow's theory was better known as the Hierarchy of needs. He hypothesized that within ever ...

(4 pages) 326 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Motivation in the Workplace applying Maslow and Herzberg theories.

per:The motivation process behind the management team of XXXX consists of the respected theories of Abraham Maslow and Fredrick Herzberg. Using Maslow's hierarchy of needs and Herzberg's motivation-hy ...

(6 pages) 1007 0 4.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Scientific Management v The Hierarchy of Needs

g the course of this essay, you will see a description of the works of Frederick Winslow Taylor and Abraham Maslow. You will see many criticisms about both Taylor and Maslow. I shall demonstrate how, ... er than the speeds in which they were capable. Taylor therefore labelled this Systematic Soldiering.Abraham Maslow (1908 - 1970) carried out his investigations into human behaviour between 1939 and 19 ...

(9 pages) 220 0 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Abraham Maslow - Hierarchy of Needs

Abraham Maslow is a well-known psychologist for his theory on human motivation, specifically the Hie ... e friends.Maslow recorded these findings by observing a group of historical figures, which included Abraham Lincoln, Mahatma Ghandi, Albert Einstein and others. In his findings, he also stated that se ... they have the same basic needs, maybe without this theory even this would be different. Therefore, Abraham Maslow as an inspirational psychologist who has lead us to the right way of spending money a ...

(5 pages) 669 1 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Roy and Maslow's Theories and Their Effect on Nursing

Running head: ROY AND MASLOW'S THEORIES AND THEIR EFFECTComparison of Callista Roy and Abraham Maslow's theories in regards to nursing today.Roy and Maslow's Theoriesand Their Effect on N ... Effect on NursingMelissa BuzbeeUniversity of WyomingAbstractThe theories of Sister Callista Roy and Abraham Maslow were identified and discussed in relation to their impact on nursing care. The enviro ... wn environment.Roy's approach to improving her client's health relates to another theorist's views. Abraham Maslow, a humanistic psychologist, first began developing his theory of human needs in the 1 ...

(7 pages) 382 0 3.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

MGT 331: Motivation Report

the basic principles of Maslow's, Aldefer's,Herzberg's, and Acquired Needs theories.Maslow's Theory:Abraham Maslow's hierarchy of needs theory has five levels of needs. They are as follows (p155):*Sel ... growing and realizing their full potential.Overall, I think that Capital One Auto Finance does use Abraham Maslow's hierarchy of needs in the workplace. I do see, however, that it may not be in the s ...

(12 pages) 698 3 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

MASLOW: toward a psych. of being

ke an attempt to explore this science, but it takes dedication to actually get something out of it. Abraham Maslow is a big impact on Psychology.In Abraham Maslow's "Toward a Psychology of Being", he ...

(2 pages) 79 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Why and under what conditions are people more likely to buy brand names rather than their generic counterparts?

.D. LaingMaslow's hierarchy of needsTo better understand the phenomena of branding, I have explored Abraham Maslow's (1954) popular theory of human motivation. Maslow's hierarchy of human needs includ ...

(10 pages) 382 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

A comparrison of the theories of Carl Rogers and Abraham Maslow.

The Theories of Abraham Maslow and Carl RogersMaslow and Rogers come from a school of thought, which is referred to ... a rejection of determinism and a concern for positive growth rather than pathology.The theories of Abraham Maslow and Carl Rogers both include a much emphasized concept of self actualization and the ... nking and clinical practice than any other person in psychology (including Freud).Like Carl Rogers, Abraham Maslow is widely regarded as one of the founders of the Humanistic Approach. While less infl ...

(4 pages) 282 0 4.3 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs within Lord of the Flies Essay about book: Lord of the Flies by: William Golding

Abraham Maslow formulated a theory of a hierarchy of needs, stating that he believed that human bein ...

(6 pages) 66 0 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Theories of Fayol and Maslow and How they apply to a fictional character and the running of a small business.

IntroductionThis essay illustrates the ideas of Henri Fayol and Abraham Maslow and their application to Suzie's job as a manager. According to Robbins, Bergman, Sta ...

(7 pages) 86 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

. If you became one of Maslow's self-actualizers, reaching your full human potential, how would you describe yourself at that point?

Abraham Maslow, one of the leaders of the Humanistic movement in psychology, has theorized that we a ...

(2 pages) 25 0 4.6 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Is money often the Motivator?

ney as a motivator to fulfill need from low-level to high level1.1 Maslow's hierarchy of need theoryAbraham Maslow was a psychologist who, over a number of years, developed and refined a general theor ...

(9 pages) 185 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Personality Theory: Abraham Maslow.

ll the psychologists and their theories, the one I find most interesting and believe the most in is Abraham Maslow. I believe his hierarchy of needs is real and that people do fall in one of the level ... have basic needs in life and once we have these we climb the ladder to higher achievements in life.Abraham Maslow was an American psychologist who studied the Humanistic aspects of psychology. He bec ...

(4 pages) 260 0 2.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Maslow: Self Actualized.

The founding of the monumental theory of personality belongs to that of Abraham Maslow. He used his knowledge to persuade various fields, such as education. Maslow's theory ... state of time is very difficult to achieve, suffice to say, this is one of his theory's only flaws.Abraham Maslow developed the Hierarchy of Needs theory fifty years ago and remains valid today for u ...

(2 pages) 159 1 3.3 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Motivating Emloyees

o Walking TALL Shoe Company as they try to motivate employees.First, let's discuss Maslow's Theory. Abraham Maslow, born in 1908 and died in 1970, is well known for establishing the theory of a hierar ... o will enable companies to keep employees motivated longer.References:Boeree, George Dr. C. (1998). Abraham maslow. Retrieved April 10, 2004, from, Ala ...

(11 pages) 260 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

How might motivational theories help you, as a Managing Director of a supermarket chain?

articles and research undertaken by Douglas McGregor's Theory Y (1960), Frederick Herzberg (1959), Abraham Maslow (1942), Elton Mayo, Chris Argyris, Rensis Likert and David McClelland (1961).To excel ...

(5 pages) 148 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


aff. By understanding employee needs, managers can understand what rewards to use to motivate them. Abraham Maslow proposed the theory called hierarchy of needs theory (370-396). Maslow believed that ... k. ne More time: How Do You Motivate Employees?Harvard Business Review Jan.-Feb.1968: 53-62 Maslow, Abraham F. Theory of Human Motivation.

(3 pages) 125 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Consumer Behaviour in the purchase of High and Low involvement

l decisions) and feel, and the physical actions that result from these decisions (the purchase). [7]Abraham Maslow's "hierarchy of needs" theory identifies the higher-order needs (ego needs and self-a ...

(14 pages) 301 0 5.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing