Basic Characteristics of Motivation

Basic Characteristics of Employee Motivation are as follows:
  1. Effort. This refers to the strength of a person’s work-related behavior.
  2. Persistence. This refers to the persistence that individual’s exhibit in applying effort to their work tasks.
  3. Direction. This refers to the quality of a person’s work related behavior.
  4. Goals. This refers to the ends towards which employees direct their effort.