Articles by Keyword: Employee Motivation

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  1. People performance enablers in relation to employees’ psychological attachment to the organisation

    People performance enablers in relation to employees’ psychological attachment to the organisation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated the relationship between a set of people performance enablers and psychological attachment behavioural states in a variety of South African work settings. The sample (Nā€‰=ā€‰582) comprised mostly males (69%) and black Africans from organisations in the manufacturing...
  2. Employees, sustainability and motivation: Increasing employee engagement by addressing sustainability and corporate social responsibility

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal:
    An increasing number of academic studies indicate that we as humans are exploiting the planet earth to an extent that is no longer bearable. Put differently, we are actively destroying our very own basis of existence, especially considering the generations...
  3. Employees, sustainability and motivation: Increasing employee engagement by addressing sustainability and corporate social responsibility

    Employees, sustainability and motivation: Increasing employee engagement by addressing sustainability and corporate social responsibility

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    An increasing number of academic studies indicate that we as humans are exploiting the planet earth to an extent that is no longer bearable. Put differently, we are actively destroying our very own basis of existence, especially considering the generations...
  4. Return to Africa to <em>Mine</em> an African Understanding of Employee Motivation <em>in</em> Africa: <em>Sankofa</em>

    Return to Africa to <em>Mine</em> an African Understanding of Employee Motivation <em>in</em> Africa: <em>Sankofa</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Over the last 80 years commendable advances have been made in the field of employee motivation by scholars who have carried out research, developed theory and put forward tools for application. This paper argues that given the importance of work...
  5. Delinquent Adolescents' Regrettable Behaviours and Parental Engagement: A Cross-cultural Comparison

    Delinquent Adolescents' Regrettable Behaviours and Parental Engagement: A Cross-cultural Comparison

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We examined delinquents' involvement in regrettable behaviours, their meaning-making processes and parental engagement in preventing these behaviours. After reviewing court-record data for 109 males and females of African descent (50 South African and 50 American youth) for data on delinquency,...
  6. Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy in Low Socioeconomic Status Community Sample

    Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy in Low Socioeconomic Status Community Sample

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study reports on antiretroviral treatment adherence in a KwaZulu-Natal sample with a follow-up period of 20 months. Participants were 498 predominatly Black females living with HIV and AIDS. Four-hundred and ninety-six of the participants (91.6%) were found to be...
  7. Measuring Readiness and Success at a Higher Education Institution

    Measuring Readiness and Success at a Higher Education Institution

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study investigated readiness as a correlate of academic success among beginning university students. A total of 829 first-time entering students from a large business sciences faculty were participants (males = 319, females = 510, mean age = 19, SD...
  8. The Factor Structure and Reliability of a Six-Item Sense of Coherence Measure

    The Factor Structure and Reliability of a Six-Item Sense of Coherence Measure

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated the factor structure and reliability of a six-item sense of coherence (SOC) measure. Participants were a South African white collar employee sample (n=7185) purposively selected from over 300 different companies across various business sectors. The sample constituted...
  9. Access to Opportunities and the Lovelife Programme Among Youth in South Africa

    Access to Opportunities and the Lovelife Programme Among Youth in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    We evaluated the efficacy of a motivational and opportunity multimedia health promotion programme for young people: loveLife. Participants were 3123 youth from four of nine provinces of South Africa (mean age=20.5 years, SD=2.0, females=45.4%, the majority population group=91.5% Black African)...
  10. Support groups for HIV-positive people in South Africa: Who joins, who does not, and why?

    Support groups for HIV-positive people in South Africa: Who joins, who does not, and why?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Psychosocial health care for persons living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) is inadequate. Support groups for PLWHA could offer arenas where psychosocial issues are addressed, yet more knowledge is needed about those who join and those who do not join such groups...