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Methods and Manners of Motivating Employees

We have examined the older, more traditional theories and approaches to motivation, and the newer, more modern approaches to motivating employees in the workplace. In the last of this series on employee motivation we will explore ways to actively motivate employees that have been proven to work – because, well, they get employees to work.


Happiness by Michael Weatherhead

I learned that OD was largely about helping organisations to function effectively through looking after the health of the system, the system being the interaction of individual through to the team and up to the organisation itself. I likened it to jugglers who spin multiple plates ensuring continuous alignment between the plates to achieve the spectacle. This dynamic interplay between the different plates (levels of the system) was precisely what the model of happiness I had been working on attempted to capture.