Journal Assignment: Motivation at Didi

Applying motivation theory to the workplace can assist you in motivating others whether working in your community, working with colleagues, or leading a group or team. In this Journal, you will apply motivation concepts to a real world company leader to look at how motivation affects decision-making.

Look for videos and interviews on the Internet with President Jean Liu of “Didi Chuxing” (referred to as Didi), the world s largest ride-sharing company (Khan, 2017). Then respond to the following questions in a minimum of 250 words in a Word® document with the course number, section number, and name at the top. The short paper should be double-spaced, with Times New Roman 12-point type.

Checklist:

  • Based on your Reading and Learning Activities (Motivation 1 and 2 presentations) on motivation, determine what you think is Jean Liu’s motivation to propel her company Didi to success.
  • How does culture impact this president’s decision making?

Reference

Khan, S. (2017, November 27). Exclusive: Didi world’s biggest ride-hailing company, in no hurry for IPO. [Technology section] The National. Retrieved from http://www.thenational.ae/international

After checking your spelling and grammar, upload your minimum 250-word response in a WordⓇ document to the Unit 4 Journal Dropbox. Be sure to use APA format (i.e., 12-point Times New Roman font, double-spacing, and 1-inch margins).

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Unit 4 Journal Grading Rubric

Criteria:

Percent possible

Points possible

Points earned

 

100%

40

 

Response to the Journal assignment provides complete information demonstrating analysis and critical thinking:

 

80%

 

 

   Based on your Reading and Learning Activities (Motivation 1 and 2 presentations) on motivation, determine what you think is Jean Liu’s motivation to propel her company Didi to success.

 

 

 

 

 

16

 

  How does culture impact this president’s decision making?

 

 

 

16

 

Subtotal:

 

32

 

Uses correct spelling and grammar in a Microsoft® Word® document in a minimum of 250 words.

 

20%

8

 

Subtotal:

 

 

 

Total Journal Score:

 

100%

Total points possible: 40