Work motivation: Advancing theory and impact

The article presents a response by the author to the comments of her article “Work Motivation: Identifying Use-Inspired Research Directions.” According to the author, some comments are provocative while others are more instructive and reflects a positive, forward-looking tone towards the article. The author indicates that most of the commentaries are focusing more on core questions such as implicit motives in action regulation, the structure of situations, as well as the impact of situations on work motivation.