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Hey guys thought I'd share the good news

Topic for dissertation was motivation in business phsychology, title was:

Intrinsic VS Extrinsic Motivation (5000 word report)


Edited by munaim1 - 8/7/11 at 2:31pm
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Congratulations!
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Congratulations!
thanks bud
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Good job!

Perhaps give us an 100-200 word abstract?
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Good job!

Perhaps give us an 100-200 word abstract?
Thanks bud.. arggghhhh no!!! Now when I hear the word 'motivation' it reminds me of what I went through when writing this paper, but as you asked so nicely here you are.

Quote:
In this research, motivational theories are examined to understand the different approaches taken by content and process theories. Identifying the roots of these theories and comparing them in different settings can establish which work more efficiently. Private and public sector practices of motivation through management styles have been studied to identify the methods of motivation that is present. Primarily focusing on the implications that each of these methods have, it will provide insight into behaviour patterns across different working environments. The notions of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation describe the ability for individuals to apply cognitive situations’. These types of situations include personal motivation, environmental and behavioural aspects. To gain a better understanding of how motivation methods change amongst people, society’s influence and economical change rely on that.
did you cound how many times I said motivation?? lol that was only 100 words or so, imagine 5000 words!!!!
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Was that your "Year 3" dissertation? I was under the impression it was supposed to be more like 7000 words.

Anyways, congratulations are in order and I hope you do good things with your shiny new degree. I'm still about 3 years off from graduating (Obviously I'm in the North American post secondary system) I've got a year of co-operative education/work experience then one and a half years to finish the rest of my courses.
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Masters?

Doctorate?
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Was that your "Year 3" dissertation? I was under the impression it was supposed to be more like 7000 words.

Anyways, congratulations are in order and I hope you do good things with your shiny new degree. I'm still about 3 years off from graduating (Obviously I'm in the North American post secondary system) I've got a year of co-operative education/work experience then one and a half years to finish the rest of my courses.
yep third and final year, not sure, I think it depends on the subject and degree.

Thanks bud, same to you too and good luck with the course.
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Masters?

Doctorate?
I wish lol late starter at university so just getting through my BA hons. then maybe comes master, but I may be going for a Advanced CIPD qualification which in turn, when finished is a master's degree and CIPD qualified.
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Wow, that is seriously impressive, well done!

I have my 10,000 word diss to look forward to this summer. I'm doing a BSc Computing Software and Systems.
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