This is usually brought about as a result of some intrinsic internal and extrinsic external factors that influence ones action. Since motivation influences productivity, the supervisors or employers need to understand what motivates people to better performance. It is a common feature that employees of the same and equal skills can perform at different levels simply because, one may lack the morale to work. According to Gupta motivation is the process of steering a person's inner drives and actions towards certain goals and committing his energies to achieve these goals.
Larry Ebbers Abstract The purpose of this case study was to determine if on-campus versus off-campus housing location affected academic achievement among African-American students.
The major objective was to survey and provide information on the different types of accommodations, African-American students' concerns, and how these affected their academic achievement. The results of this study indicated that there is no significant difference between the academic performance of African-American students residing on-campus and those who lived off-campus using grade point average as a measure.
However, a relationship existed between the students' Scholastic Aptitude and American College Testing scores and their academic performance GPA ;The interviews indicated that the minority student services in the residence halls need to be improved for the students.
Major areas of improvement needed based on the interviews were the development of academic, peer and personal support programs that are diversified to meet the needs of African-American students and other minority groups.
All the respondents recommended the establishment of a mentor program. Additional issues concerning African-American students were roommate problems, noise, and training of housing staffs that are capable to deal with cultural sensitivity towards African-Americans.
African-American students were also mentioned for consideration in this training process;Emphasis should be placed on the orientation of African-Americans about the residence halls, programs, and general living conditions at predominantly white institutions.
This activity could promote housing information and encourage African-American students' support in the residence halls.
African-American student issues, study groups, and educational programs may be addressed and established. Suggestions were made to help African-American students make a better transition from their current lifestyle and background to the college housing environment of their choice.An Investigation into the Factors that Affect Performance of Youth Group Income Generating Projects in Kenya: A case of Taita District.
Humphrey Muriuki Njuki 1* Christine W. Mwangómbe 2 Oddillia Nabwire Okoth 3 Makau Wa Mutua 4. Sex factors. A core aim of this study was to explore factors affecting self-reported learner participation in the large group veterinary education classroom.
One of the main findings was the different responses to questions between male and female learners. industry leaders in emphasizing the positive factors and trying to take action to remove the negative factors.
Thisreportpresentsastudythatixtvestigakdthe factors that might positively or nem influence men and women choosing to become professional pilots. In addition, it investigated whether the factors differ for women and men.
an investigation into factors affecting implementation of the balanced score card in state corporations in kenya:a case study of kenya bureau of standards (kebs). An Investigation into Factors Causing High Nurse Turnover in Mission Hospitals in Kenya: A Case for PCEA CHOGORIA Hospital Momanyi, Nelson Bogonko Department of Business Administration, Chuka University, Kenya Kaimenyi, Catherine Kathure Department of .
By understanding the factors that determine HE participation from these areas, the aim of this research is to identify approaches and interventions likely to have greatest impact in raising local progression rates, including to partner institutions, and from these to present a series of recommendations.