Week 6, Discussion Question
Please answer the following questions with 80 words or more
Based on the video, Simon Anholt: Which country does the most good for the world? (TedTalk, 2014),
what is the “good” you see the United States doing in one of the categories?
What could we as individuals, and as a country (United States), do to be more empathetic and move
ourselves up on the list?
Management Discussion Questions
Of the theories discussed in this week's readings, which is the most important to you in your current
profession and why? How has it worked, or not worked?
The theories discussed this week are as follows: nature of motivation, expectancy theory, need theories,
equity theory, goal-setting theory, learning theories, and finally pay and motivation
Why is positive reinforcement more motivating that negative reinforcement? Explain your answer