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What is motivation? Why is it important for leaders to understand motivation?

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Leaders should ask themselves the question, "how must I inspire my staff to enjoy coming to work everyday?"

I would assume that motivation is a charismatic method of persuading individuals to follow the corporate vision. Motivation is the entity that influences forward progression. The organizational atmosphere, the positive nature and interpersonal relationship among staff, and the overall treatment from employers toward their staff often motivate people. People, leaders, and employees are all motivated based on some form of reciprocity. Some philosophers state that motivation causes one to strive for a higher purpose of fulfillment. Leaders and entrepreneurs are motivated to bring their dream to life, whereas employees are motivated to ...

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This problem solution of over 450 words identifies the basic elements of motivation and how can it can be useful for leaders.