MBA Webinars Executive Education Talk 2


19:30 - 20:30

Online session

Leading with purpose or purse? How to motivate employees

Prof.dr. Svetlana Khapova (VU Amsterdam), Edson Hato (VU Amsterdam; formerly ABN AMRO) and dr. Sergey Gorbatov (VU Amsterdam and IE Business School)

Amsterdam Business Research Institute

Business and Organisation


Discover the latest insights on topics that matter in today’s rapidly changing world. Faculty members of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam’s School of Business and Economics, supported by renowed practitioners, share their key thoughts and ideas in live Zoom sessions, handing you new perspectives on current challenges such as leading through crises, self-managing organizations, globalization, and digital transformation.

Inspiring employees to do outstanding work is a major challenge for leaders. As the lack of employee motivation creates an enormous loss of productivity and creative potential, leaders aim to learn what they can do. In this webinar, experts from academia and business practice discuss how to motivate employees. Based on the latest knowledge from business and science, they discuss the effects of purpose, compensation and other factors on motivation and explore to what extent employees from Generation Y and Z set new expectations.

Join this webinar to:

  • get the latest knowledge on employee motivation
  • learn what works and what not
  • gain insights into the expectations of members of different generations

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