Last edited by Dajinn
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 | History

2 edition of investigation of motivation and job satisfaction with a view to job-redesign. found in the catalog.

investigation of motivation and job satisfaction with a view to job-redesign.

Paul Trinick

investigation of motivation and job satisfaction with a view to job-redesign.

  • 361 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by The Author] in [s.l .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M. B. A.) - University of Ulster, 1995.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19097506M

Job attitudes are one of the oldest, most popu-lar, and most influential areas of inquiry in all iswriting, the PsycINFO database reve records pertaining to “job attitudes,” “work attitudes,” “job satisfaction,” or “organizational commit-ment.” Of these entries, one of those terms ap-.


Share this book
You might also like
Personalities of language.

Personalities of language.

The Big Clinton Joke Book - Our Annual The Worst of Slick Times

The Big Clinton Joke Book - Our Annual The Worst of Slick Times

Providing for addition for certain lands to the Fort Donelson National Military Park in the State of Tennessee.

Providing for addition for certain lands to the Fort Donelson National Military Park in the State of Tennessee.

Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse

Meeting Soviet man.

Meeting Soviet man.

Transfer of employees of Alien Property Custodian. Letter from the Alien Property Custodian in response to Senate Resolution No. 229 of May 24, 1926, submitting a list of all persons paid by the Alien Property Custodian and detailed to other government offices during the existence of the office together with the authority for such detail.

Transfer of employees of Alien Property Custodian. Letter from the Alien Property Custodian in response to Senate Resolution No. 229 of May 24, 1926, submitting a list of all persons paid by the Alien Property Custodian and detailed to other government offices during the existence of the office together with the authority for such detail.

An eulogium on the life and character of the late Hon. Thomas Morris

An eulogium on the life and character of the late Hon. Thomas Morris

Mineral resources of the Flat Tops primitive area Colorado. by W. W. Mallory [and others]

Mineral resources of the Flat Tops primitive area Colorado. by W. W. Mallory [and others]

Police misconduct

Police misconduct

relationship of quantifiable high school characteristics to student success in college.

relationship of quantifiable high school characteristics to student success in college.

Relationship Between Ecology and Security Shown by the Example of the Central Asian Region and Policy-Oriented Global Approaches to Prevent Ecologically Induced Conflicts

Relationship Between Ecology and Security Shown by the Example of the Central Asian Region and Policy-Oriented Global Approaches to Prevent Ecologically Induced Conflicts

Thomas Ellwoods answer to so much of Leonard Keys late printed sheet of paper, as relates to him.

Thomas Ellwoods answer to so much of Leonard Keys late printed sheet of paper, as relates to him.

Shah Waliyullahs Tawīl al-Ahlādith

Shah Waliyullahs Tawīl al-Ahlādith

Ioha[n]nes Yonge Magister dom[us] S[an]cti Thome martyris Ca[n]tuariens[is] dicte de Acon in ciuitate London[iensis] ... .

Ioha[n]nes Yonge Magister dom[us] S[an]cti Thome martyris Ca[n]tuariens[is] dicte de Acon in ciuitate London[iensis] ... .

investigation of motivation and job satisfaction with a view to job-redesign. by Paul Trinick Download PDF EPUB FB2

Job satisfaction or employee motivation is studied not just to handle the turnover but also there are other adverse effects of dissatisfaction like absenteeism, low performance, lower morale, low. This study empirically examines the relationship between job redesign and employee performance and the mediating effects of human capital investment (HCI) and job satisfaction on such relationship.

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of motivation on job satisfaction and organizational performance in the context of container shipping companies in Taiwan.

Four motivation dimensions were identified based on an exploratory factor analysis, including remuneration, job achievement, job security and job environment. In addition, five job satisfaction dimensions were Cited by: The importance of employee satisfaction and work motivation is growing all the time in the companies.

Many researches have been made to find out the effect the job satisfaction and motivation have in the productivity of the company. This thesis is about the employee satisfaction in a supermarket in Mikkeli, Finland.

The authors of. The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of motivation on job satisfaction (dissatisfaction) of journalistic employees employed by the national public broadcaster. The idea was to profile factors causing high motivation and job satisfaction and also to profile those factors that contribute low motivation and dissatisfaction at work.

determinants of motivation and job satisfaction among alternate cadres of public sector primary health workers using examples from Nigeria and India. It aims to answer the following research questions: 1. What are primary health workers’ perceptions of motivating factors in the work. management. The results show that the library staff job satisfaction was low, while their motivation level was high.

The finding also revealed relationship among the variables of motivation and job satisfaction. (r=, N=, P. A person’s motivation, job satisfaction and work performance will be determined by the comparative strength of these sets of needs and expectations and the extent to which they are fulfilled.

For example, some people may make a deliberate choice to forgo intrinsic satisfac. The study of this research is effects of motivation and job satisfaction on organizational productivity.

A case study of federal polytechnic Nekede Owerri Imo State. Organizational motivation in the factor that leads to job satisfaction.

It is important to increase motivation and job satisfaction among employees. job satisfaction. This is fol-lowed by a brief examination of Kenneth Blanchard and Paul Hersey’s theory on lead-ership within management and how this art is changing through time.

Herzberg and job satisfaction Concept of attitude Herzberg et al. () proposed that an employee’s motivation. Motivation Theory and Job Designt Book Co., ). Motivation Theory and Job Design Relative satisfaction of security needs causes human motivational attention to move upward in the hierarchy, giving belongingness needs potency in determining investigation of motivation and job satisfaction with a view to job-redesign.

book. At this level of. This book is an attempt at taking a step closer to a better understanding of work motivation addressing both principal theoretical approaches and empirical data received from a survey of civil servants' work motivation and job satisfaction.

The author offers a model of work motivation and satisfaction focusing on the employee's : Tiiu Kamdron. is on the job, the more effective he/she will be in performing the assigned tasks or works.

Key words: job design, job satisfaction, employee motivation, enriched work, job re-design performance, job enrichment, productivity, job rotation.

Introduction The evolvement of jobs in the past was not planned. By critically analysing academic literature I have come to a conclusion based on the finding that motivation and job satisfaction are very similar in terms of what sales employees need and want as motivation can be seen as need in terms of job appraisal, bonus, progression etc and want is a job task in hand such as selling, demos, processing.

At the level of the individual worker, motivation and job satisfaction among other things, generate a sense of security and confidence. Moreover, it offers them the opportunity for flexibility where they are able to apply varied approaches in meeting work requirements (Adeyinka et al.,pp.

The terms "job satisfaction" and "motivation" are often used interchangeably. However, this is incorrect. Job satisfaction refers to the pleasure or reassurance that a job provides a person.

A person who is satisfied with his job is said to have high job satisfaction. By contrast, motivation refers only to the reasons a person performs a job.

Job satisfaction represents one of the most complex areas facing today’s managers when it comes to managing their employees. Many studies have demonstrated an unusually large impact on the job satisfaction on the motivation of workers, while the level of motivation has an impact on productivity, and hence also on performance of business.

The result of this investigation was as such that Job enrichment had a substantial impact on job satisfaction but little effect on productivity.

Kae H. Chung and Monica F. Ross () examine differences in motivational properties between two of the most important aspects of job design (job enrichment and job enlargement). Job satisfaction; Absenteeism; Work motivation; Therefore, the goal should be to design the job in such a way that the core characteristics complement the psychological states of the worker and lead to positive outcomes.

The five core job characteristics can be combined to form a motivating potential score for a job that can be used as an index. The concept of job satisfaction has been defined in many ways. However, the most-used definition of job satisfaction in organizational research is that of Locke (), who described job satisfaction as "a pleasurable or positive emotional state resulting from the apprajsa1 of one's job or job.

How a job is designed has a major impact on employee motivation, job satisfaction, commitment to an organization, absenteeism, and turnover. The question of how to properly design jobs so that employees are more productive and more satisfied has received attention from managers and researchers since the beginning of the 20th century.

Job satisfaction refers to an employee's pleasurable or positive emotional state resulting from one's job or job experience (Harrison, Newman, & Roth, ; Schmidt, ; Zhang & Zheng, ).Job satisfaction may arise from different sources, including level of job ambiguity, quality of supervision, and social relationships, for instance level of support in the workplace (Moura, Abrams.

Job satisfaction describes the feelings attitudes or preference of individuals regarding work. It In their view, job satisfaction is usually the result of meeting these basic needs. The alternative tradition (the ‘process’ approach) starts from a rather different motivation is inextricably bound to job satisfaction.

There is a general conceptualization that motivation is a correlate of job performance. In particular, Nelson and Quick () contend that a job high in motivation and hygiene factors lead to high performance and few complaints among teachers in public and private secondary schools.

Job Design is a psychological theory of motivation that is defined as the systematic and purposeful allocation of tasks to groups and individuals within an organization.

The five core characteristics of job design are skill variety, task identity, task significance, autonomy, and job feedback. Skill Variety.

The aim and goal of the study is to investigate and analyze the impact of human resource management practices on Job Performances with job satisfaction, training and motivation, performance appraisal, team woke and development, Absenteeism and turnover and analyzing the relationship between variables of Job satisfaction and performance.

Motivation and Job Satisfaction just from $13,9 / page. get custom paper. It is the role of HR and organizational leaders to foster an environment for excellence. Through a foundation of research, theory, studies and practical examples, this article addresses the questions of what motivates employees, what managers need to do, and what supports.

Secondly, the essay review will discuss the relationship between employee motivation, job satisfaction and employee achievement. Organizational goal of high arrangement has also been reach of high level of achievement through productivity and effectiveness (Locke and Lathan, ,p.p).

In other to obtain that, there is a need for. Job specification is a written statement of qualifications, traits, physical and mental characteristics that an individual must possess to perform the job duties and discharge responsibilities effectively.

B.K. Suthar et al. / Procedia Economics and Finance 11 () – In this, job specification usually developed with the. The more the satisfied employees, the higher would be the organizational performance. (Root III, ) b. Clear focus question Motivation and satisfaction is a wide topic with many aspects and factors.

The focus of this research is to determine the impact of employee motivation on job satisfaction. Sound Rationale for doing the project This.

Job Satisfaction Abstract The issue of Job Satisfaction, Motivation in the workplace and the role of Job Characteristics have been the cause of intensive research for many years now and have given rise to many theories, formed on the basis of extended research by psychologists, social scientists and HRD managers.

organization. Motivation is the driving force which help causes us to achieve goals. The present study takes into account intrinsic and extrinsic factors to find out the level of job satisfaction and to see the effect of age, gender, marital status, education, occupation level and length of employment on the job satisfaction of academicians.

Job satisfaction refers to the overall feelings one has and the evaluation one makes about one’s job. People with high job satisfaction experience a pleasurable or positive emotional state when they think about their job or job experiences. In simple terms, they like their jobs.

Since early studies in the s, job satisfaction has become [ ]. Thus, it helps increase interest in work and efficiency. A recent study found that by expanding the scope of job, workers found benefits such as more satisfaction, enhanced customer service, and less errors. It is said that job enlargement removes boredom and contributes to employee motivation.

How­ever, the same is not validated in practice. Keywords: job satisfaction, motivation, performance, employee 1.

Introduction Background Quality human resource is a resource that is needed by the company. These resources have advantages in smart thinking, have brilliant idea to apply the plan in the.

Robbie says, "My job as a college tennis coach is fun, personally rewarding, challenging, and gives me lots of opportunities for promotion and growth. The pay and working conditions are great too." Robbie's job gives him B. no dissatisfaction. satisfaction and also dissatisfaction.

satisfaction and no dissatisfaction. satisfaction. Job satisfaction has been defined as the degree to which employees have a certain characteristics of the job and characteristics of the job environment itself. This view has been present in the literature since the first studies by Hauser, Taylor and the considered to be the most important investigation of the human dimensions of industrial.

Job design is a work arrangement or overcoming job dissatisfaction and employee alienation arising from repetitive and mechanistic tasks. Through job design organizations try to raise productivity levels by offering non-monetary rewards such as greater satisfaction from a sense of personal achievement in meeting the increased challenges and responsibility of one’s work.

Approaches to Job Design Four popular approaches to job design are job rotation, job engineering, job enlargement and job enrichment. Job design approaches has two dimensions: impact and complexity. The impact dimension, on the vertical axis, is the degree to which a job design approach is linked with factors beyond the immediate job, such as.

Medina () found that job satisfaction was strongly inversely correlated with turnover intention and this relationship was mediated by satisfaction in workplace culture. The study provides evidence that should be further explored to aid in the understanding of employee turnover and job satisfaction; particularly how job satisfaction and.

The results of more than studies conducted on the model have generally supported the model’s major premises. In particular, there is strong evidence for the expected relationships between job characteristics and employee affective reactions (job satisfaction, growth satisfaction, and internal motivation).

The following sample job interview questions enable you to assess what motivates the candidate that you are interviewing. They will also help you assess your candidate's skill and ability in motivating employees in their former jobs as well as allowing you to assess their personal level of motivation.The theory that job satisfaction and dissatisfaction are not part of the same spectrum.

The theory that is based on the positive view of employees. It's great to see the happiness on a boy's face when I take him to a ball game or read a book with him.

" Willie's motivation is. Coercion and force.