Week 1 Assigh

Resource: Motivation Concepts Table and Analysis Grading Guide

Complete the University of Phoenix Material: Motivation Concepts Table worksheet, using this week’s text readings as a reference. This table will serve as a convenient quick reference for the course.

Write a 700- to 1,050-word analysis paper addressing the following:

  • Select a theory from your worksheet.
  • Define motivation, and provide a brief analysis of ways in which employees express motivation.
  • Describe how this theory could be applied to two workplace situations you have experienced or witnessed.
  • Describe how theoretical models of motivation can affect personal satisfaction and productivity.

Format your paper according to APA guidelines.

Note:  -Please double space the body of the text on all assignments. (Double spacing is not necessary in the table, however the paper should be double spaced).

-The following is a suggested protocol for saving assignments:

First Initial, Last Name, Assignment Name

Grading Guide: Motivation Concepts Table and Analysis

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Grading Guide

Motivation Concepts Table and Analysis

This assignment is due in Week 1.

Content

75 Percent

Points Earned

X/9

· Select a theory from your worksheet.

· Define motivation, and provide a brief analysis of ways in which employees express motivation.

· Describe how this theory could be applied to two workplace situations you have experienced or witnessed.

· Describe how theoretical models of motivation can affect personal satisfaction and productivity.

Comments:
Organization and Development

12.5 Percent

Points Earned

X/1.5

· The paper is 700 to 1,050 words in length.

· The paper is clear and organized; major points are supported by details, examples, or analysis.

· The tone aligns with the assignment’s purpose and is geared toward the appropriate audience.

· The paper provides relevant and sufficient background on the topic.

· The paper is logical, flows, and reviews the major points.

Comments:
Mechanics and Format

12.5 Percent

Points Earned

X/1.5

· The assignment file is presentable and functional.

· Rules of grammar usage and punctuation are followed; spelling is correct.

· The paper—including the title page, reference page, tables, and any appendices—is consistent with APA guidelines.

Comments:
Additional Comments:

 

Total Earned

X/12

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