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Habits and Rewards

Learn how to apply the science of habits and rewards to motivate the people that you lead

About this course

In this course you will learn about the science of habits and rewards to motivate the people that you lead. There are a lot of myths about how hard it is to create habits, and a lot of misinformation about the best way to use rewards. This course clears up the myths and shows you how to apply the science in order to use habits and rewards effectively to motivate. 

You will learn:

  • The three factors that make habits easy to create
  • The science of conditioned responses that underlies habit formation
  • Why rewards sometimes don't work or even backfire
  • The science of using rewards effectively
  • How schedules of reinforcement can have a big impact on whether and how rewards work
  • Why you should be careful about using rewards to change behavior
  • The difference between positive reinforcement, negative reinforcement and punishment

All of our courses have quizzes, as well as exercises that you can send in for feedback from Dr. Susan Weinschenk.

Once you register for the course you can access it 24 hours a day, and learn at your own pace on either a desktop, laptop or mobile device.

Learn the science of habits and rewards and be better able to motivate the people that you lead.  Click the "Register" button at the top of this page now and get started right away.

If you have any questions call us (847-909-5946) or email at: info@theteamw.com.

This course is part of our Brain and Behavioral Science for Leaders bundle.

 

Over 50,000 students have taken our online courses.

All of our courses have an unconditional 30 day money back guarantee.

Who Is The Science of Communication Course For?

This course is for managers and leaders.

More Ways To Learn

We have bulk pricing if you want to purchase multiple courses at one time. Contact us for more details. 

This course is part of our Annual Everything Personal Subscription. If you are interested in having access to all of the Team W training for a year, check out the Annual Everything Subscription.

You can also purchase multiple seat packs for a one-year subscription to this course. Seat pack subscriptions are available as:

About The Instructor:  Susan Weinschenk, Ph.D. (aka, The Brain Lady) 

Susan Weinschenk has a Ph.D. in Psychology and over 30 years of experience as a user experience professional and behavioral scientist. She applies research in psychology to predict, understand, and explain what motivates people and how they behave. Her work includes training, presenting, and consulting in communications, customer experience, user experience, and usability. She is a consultant and keynote speaker for Fortune 1000 companies, start-ups, non-profit agencies, educational institutions, and conferences. Her clients include Walmart, Disney, The Mayo Clinic, Charles Schwab, and Best Buy. Dr. Weinschenk is the author of several books, including 100 Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, 100 MORE Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, How to Get People To Do Stuff, 100 Things Every Presenter Needs To Know About People, and Neuro Web Design: What makes them click? Her nickname is The Brain Lady, because she applies research on the brain and neuroscience to design. She is the CEO and Chief Behavioral Scientist at The Team W, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point.

Curriculum

  • Preview
    An Introduction to the Course and the Science of Habits
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 1
  • Changing Habits and the Science of Rewards
  • Habits Exercise
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 2
  • The Critical Part of Using Rewards: Schedules of Reinforcements, Part 1
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 3
  • Schedules of Reinforcement, Part 2
  • Schedules of Reinforcement Exercise
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 4
  • Negative Reinforcement and Punishment
  • Rewards Exercise
  • Rewards vs. Intrinsic Motivators
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 5
  • Habits and Rewards Study Guide

About this course

In this course you will learn about the science of habits and rewards to motivate the people that you lead. There are a lot of myths about how hard it is to create habits, and a lot of misinformation about the best way to use rewards. This course clears up the myths and shows you how to apply the science in order to use habits and rewards effectively to motivate. 

You will learn:

  • The three factors that make habits easy to create
  • The science of conditioned responses that underlies habit formation
  • Why rewards sometimes don't work or even backfire
  • The science of using rewards effectively
  • How schedules of reinforcement can have a big impact on whether and how rewards work
  • Why you should be careful about using rewards to change behavior
  • The difference between positive reinforcement, negative reinforcement and punishment

All of our courses have quizzes, as well as exercises that you can send in for feedback from Dr. Susan Weinschenk.

Once you register for the course you can access it 24 hours a day, and learn at your own pace on either a desktop, laptop or mobile device.

Learn the science of habits and rewards and be better able to motivate the people that you lead.  Click the "Register" button at the top of this page now and get started right away.

If you have any questions call us (847-909-5946) or email at: info@theteamw.com.

This course is part of our Brain and Behavioral Science for Leaders bundle.

 

Over 50,000 students have taken our online courses.

All of our courses have an unconditional 30 day money back guarantee.

Who Is The Science of Communication Course For?

This course is for managers and leaders.

More Ways To Learn

We have bulk pricing if you want to purchase multiple courses at one time. Contact us for more details. 

This course is part of our Annual Everything Personal Subscription. If you are interested in having access to all of the Team W training for a year, check out the Annual Everything Subscription.

You can also purchase multiple seat packs for a one-year subscription to this course. Seat pack subscriptions are available as:

About The Instructor:  Susan Weinschenk, Ph.D. (aka, The Brain Lady) 

Susan Weinschenk has a Ph.D. in Psychology and over 30 years of experience as a user experience professional and behavioral scientist. She applies research in psychology to predict, understand, and explain what motivates people and how they behave. Her work includes training, presenting, and consulting in communications, customer experience, user experience, and usability. She is a consultant and keynote speaker for Fortune 1000 companies, start-ups, non-profit agencies, educational institutions, and conferences. Her clients include Walmart, Disney, The Mayo Clinic, Charles Schwab, and Best Buy. Dr. Weinschenk is the author of several books, including 100 Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, 100 MORE Things Every Designer Needs To Know About People, How to Get People To Do Stuff, 100 Things Every Presenter Needs To Know About People, and Neuro Web Design: What makes them click? Her nickname is The Brain Lady, because she applies research on the brain and neuroscience to design. She is the CEO and Chief Behavioral Scientist at The Team W, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point.

Curriculum

  • Preview
    An Introduction to the Course and the Science of Habits
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 1
  • Changing Habits and the Science of Rewards
  • Habits Exercise
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 2
  • The Critical Part of Using Rewards: Schedules of Reinforcements, Part 1
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 3
  • Schedules of Reinforcement, Part 2
  • Schedules of Reinforcement Exercise
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 4
  • Negative Reinforcement and Punishment
  • Rewards Exercise
  • Rewards vs. Intrinsic Motivators
  • Habits and Rewards Quiz 5
  • Habits and Rewards Study Guide