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Now that the pace of the workplace has become faster, it is crucial that learning and development leaders fully understand the motivations of their workers to ensure that employees embrace and fully engage in development opportunities.
Social learning is one of the latest L&D buzzwords making its way around the industry. You may think you’re giving it the attention it deserves, but do you really understand the theory and science behind why social learning is so effective?
Rarely do training organizations take advantage of compelling science to deal with the most critical determinant of whether people apply those skills: motivation. Which begs the question: Is motivation a skill that can be taught, learned and nurtured?
Leverage the principles of human motivation to improve employee performance over time.
The more of your team members you can engage, the more successful your organization will be. The high-performing learning organization adapts more quickly to a constantly changing business environment and leads – rather than follows – the market.
If we distill a manager’s job to its basic ingredients, getting someone – or some people – to do a job and do it well is essential. It requires motivation.
As a behavioral economist, nothing irks me more than the misconception that human beings are, generally speaking, mentally lazy. Human beings are not inherently lazy – we’re inherently efficient.