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Generation X is a demographic cohort that grew up in the 1970s and 80s and in many cases were just graduating from university when the ‘Digital Age’ started to mature. In the 80s and 90s generation X were stereotyped as being disaffected, in a large part because many of their parents both worked and they […]Read more
What is motivation? Motivation is defined as the “psychological forces that determine the direction of a person’s level of effort and a person’s level of persistence in the face of obstacles” Motivation is in essence what is considered to be what drive behaviour, action and importantly persistence. See also: Extrinsic Motivation, and Intrinsic Motivation Back […]Read more
What is Extrinsic Motivation? Extrinsic motivation refers to behaviour that is driven by external rewards. For example, someone who plays football largely because they are paid for playing football would be said to be extrinsically motivated. See also: Intrinsic Motivation Motivation Back to the Oxford Review Encyclopaedia of TermsRead more
What is Intrinsic Motivation? Intrinsic motivation refers to behaviour that is driven by internal rewards. For example, someone who plays football because they like it and it makes them feel good would be said to have intrinsic motivation. See also extrinsic motivation Back to the Oxford Review Encyclopaedia of TermsRead more