Flashcards in Human Resources- Maslows Hierarchy of needs Deck (13)
What does Maslow's hierarchy of needs show?
The five innate needs of humans in a pyramid or hierarchy
The most basic needs are at the bottom of the pyramid
Which layer of the pyramid are biological and physiological needs? And what do they include?
They are the bottom layer and include basic life needs such as:
Food and drink
What layer are safety needs? And what do they include?
They are the 2nd layer from the bottom and include:
What level are belonging and love needs? And what do they include?
They are third from the bottom and include
What level are esteem needs? And what do they include?
They are second from the top and they include:
What level are self- actualisation needs? And what do they include?
They are the top layer and they include:
What did Maslow theorise?
That management methods should be appropriate and reflect the level on which employees currently operate
Why does Maslow's theory remain valid today?
For understanding human motivation, management training and personal development
What is the bottom layer of the pyramid?
Biological and physiological needs
What is the 2nd layer from the bottom?
What is the 3rd layer from the bottom?
Belonging and love needs
What is the 2nd layer from the top?