6.3 Motivating Employees Through Goal Setting

  Learning Objectives Describe why goal setting motivates employees. Identify characteristics of a goal that make it effective. Identify limitations of goals. Understand how to tie individual goals to strategic goals. Goal-Setting Theory Goal-setting theory (Locke & Latham, 1990) is one of the most influential and practical theories of motivation. In fact, in a survey … Continue reading 6.3 Motivating Employees Through Goal Setting