relations take a critical role in employee performance. The Hawthorne effect was discovered through a study that was implemented at the Hawthorne plant of the Western Electric Company in Hawthorne, Illinois. According to Aamodt (2016), the study was first designed to research issues which involved wages, lighting levels, temperature, rest breaks, and work schedules on worker performance (Aamodt, 2016, p. 8). After completion of the study, researchers
Rhetorical Terms Group 3 1. Diction- style of speaking or writing determined by the choice of words by a speaker or a writer. (“Diction - Examples and Definition of Diction.” Literary Devices, 11 Mar. 2015, literarydevices.net/diction/.) Example- “You just hold your head high and keep those fists down. No matter what anybody says to you, don’t you let ’em get your goat. Try fighting with your head for a change.” (To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee) Function –Here, Atticus is speaking to Scout.
focuses on broad review of various literature and models on the research topic. The researcher consulted books, articles, and journals from EBSCO library, search engines and other relevant sources. These materials provide an insightful depth in the study thereby demonstrating the efficacy of developing an effective performance appraisal strategy as a tool for enhancing employee motivation. Key words: Performance Appraisal, Motivation, performance management, human resource management and Chevron