Herzberg’s Two Factor Theory of Work Motivation

Traditional vs Herzberg’s Views
  • High hygiene and high motivation
  • High hygiene and low motivation
  • Low hygiene and high motivation
  • Low hygiene and low motivation
Motivators and Hygiene factors Matrix
  • The theory states that the satisfaction and dissatisfaction are caused by different sets of factors.
  • These factors (motivators and hygienes) are independent of each other.
  • The increase in satisfaction may not lead to the decrease of dissatisfaction

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