MGT330 Week 4 - Discussion - Theories of Motivation

You are a manager of a newly established warehouse. The vice president of operations has shared the results of a recent employee survey that indicates a morale problem. She wants to hear what you can do to address the issue.

Referring to your readings,

Explain how the concepts from Locke’s goal setting theory can be incorporated into Vroom’s expectancy theory, and relate this to the problems experienced
Explain how the concepts in Adams’ equity theory can be incorporated.
Support your claims with examples from required materials and/or other scholarly resources, and properly cite any references. Your initial post should be a minimum of 200 words.

Guided Response: Review several of your classmates’ posts, and respond to at least two of your peers by 11:59 p.m. on Day 7 of the week. Provide any additional information or examples that you are aware of that may contribute to your classmates’ analyses. Challenge your peers by asking a question that may cause them to add additional information about their responses in the initial response. You are encouraged to post your required replies early during the week to promote more meaningful interactive discourse in the discussion.