The Power of Purpose, Self-Motivation and Positive Attitudes

Hours: 1
Course Number: 0020

The Power of Purpose, Self-Motivation and Positive Attitudes is a 1 hour continuing educational course that provides information on how purpose leads to success in the workplace. It defines self-motivation and intrinsic motivation. The course describes how positive attitudes improve the workplace. The course ends by discussing work that has personal meaning and the essential workplace skills that enhance the employee's career and the workplace environment. 



The purpose of this course is to increase knowledge about the importance of purpose, self-motivation, and positive attitude in health care workers.


Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss how purpose leads to success in the workplace and your career
  2. Define self-motivation or intrinsic motivation
  3. Describe how positive attitudes affect the work environment
  4. Discuss work that has personal meaning
  5. List essential workplace skills that can enhance your career and the work environment

Criteria for Successful Completion

To receive continuing education credit for this program, you must complete the entire course, including registration, viewing the video program, taking the post-test and obtaining a score of at least 80% or better, and completing the program evaluation. If you do not score a 80% or better, you may take the exam again as many times as necessary to receive a passing score. When a score of 80% or better is achieved, you will be able to move forward to the evaluation and receive your certificate online.


Activity Professionals

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1.00 HOURS
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Nursing Home Administrators

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Personal Care Home Administrators

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