The Science of Motivation: Why Workplace Motivation Is So Hard and How to Overcome Resistance

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Time: 2:00 PM EDT

Duration: 60-minutes

Join Saba as David Meade, international speaker and award-winning business strategy researcher, shares cutting edge research on the hard science of motivating teams and individuals in a constantly changing corporate landscape. Drawing on a host of new insights from the world of engagement and high performance in some of the world’s most successful companies, he’ll show how simple it can be to drive teams to achieve their best every day.

This session will include actionable takeaways for attendees at all levels of HR, and provide you with a practical toolkit you can apply in our business immediately.

Attendees will learn:

  • New insights on recognition and rewards.
  • The key elements of communication and culture that drive engagement and motivation.
  • How to recognize the importance of a tech ecosystem that emphasizes performance.
  • The role of interactivity and collaboration in motivating employees.
  • Ways to enable teams to access people and the information they need to do their jobs.
  • How a motivated workforce is directly correlated to business results.

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   David Meade

Over the past 10 years, David Meade has established a reputation as an international expert on how organizations can work better, and his successful BBC television show has made him one of the most recognizable faces in his native country, Ireland. Regularly trusted by organizations like Apple, Facebook, Harvard and Danske Bank, his insights have proven invaluable to teams and organizations all over the world.

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   Theresa Damato

   Vice President, Worldwide Marketing

   Saba Software

As a veteran in technology marketing, Theresa has a wealth of experience and passion for success across enterprise software and SaaS. Theresa leads the global marketing team and directs brand, messaging, integrated marketing programs, product marketing, and demand creation strategies.