What are key elements of motivation?
Stimulus, Direction, Persistence, and Feedback.
Stimulus - Arousal.
Activates the decision process, is created by needs, answers the question "What". Is known as the "Content" model.
Direction - Selection among alternatives.
Represents a decision. Answers the question "How". Is known as the "Process" model.
Maintains or continues the effort. Is known as the "Reinforcement" model.
The adjustment of behaviors perception of those behaviors over time.