What is the difference between psychology and sociology?
Sociology is the study of groups of people or society as a whole and how they interact with each other. Psychology focuses on the individual person. Psychologists research subjects like Stress, Memory, Grief, Creativity, Aging, Intelligence and Anger.
How can we modify our own or others behavior through reinforcement?
We can use positive and negative reinforcements to motive a desired behavior. Positive reinforcement works by presenting a motivating item to the person after the desired behavior is exhibited, making the behavior more likely to happen in the future.Negative reinforcement is when a certain stimulus/item is removed after a particular behavior is exhibited. The likelihood of the particular behavior occurring again in the future is increased because of removing/avoiding the negative stimuli.
What is the most important aspect of a managers job?
Motivation, is the most important managerial job. Managers should strive to cultivate motivation in every aspect of the business. A motivated employee is a more cost effective, more efficient and more satisfied employee.