Online Certificate

Employee Motivation

In today's dynamic work environment, motivating employees is a crucial aspect of effective leadership and management. Unlock the secrets to boosting employee motivation with this program designed to equip leaders and aspiring managers with the skills and knowledge to inspire and produce great results.

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Essential Skills Professionals

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Recent High School Graduates

About the Employee Motivation Certificate

Course length

64 hours

Weekly time commitment

4 hours



*You can pay as little as $237 per month. For full payment options and different financing plans, including interest rates from external lenders, please talk to our enrollment team.

Whether you're an experienced leader seeking to motivate your team or an emerging leader interested in understanding how to drive better motivation in an organization, this program offers the insights and tools you need for success by diving into four key areas of employee motivation:

  • Creating Leadership: Understand the social process of leadership and learn how to generate Direction, Alignment and Commitment (DAC) in your team or organization. Discover what collaborative leadership means and when it's most effective.
  • Burn Bright: The Resilience Advantage: Learn the importance of resilience and energy in effective leadership and explore techniques to recharge and build resilience for both personal and team effectiveness.
  • Managing Virtual and Hybrid Teams: Develop the mindset, skill set and tool kit to lead virtual and hybrid teams with greater effectiveness and create a sense of 'team' virtually, even when forming or joining a new team.
  • Better Conversations Every Day: Cultivate a feedback culture where candid conversations are encouraged and master the skills of deeper conversation at work and beyond, fostering trust, psychological safety, collaboration and emotional intelligence.

Regional Data (Ohio)

Highly engaged and inspired teams produce, on average, 21% more profitability across all industries.

Source: Forbes


Career Paths 


Team Leader


Department Manager


Project Manager


Assitant Manager




Operations Manager


Sales Manager


Customer Service Manager

Is This Certificate Right For Me? 

  • Circle icon Are you an aspiring leader looking to enhance your leadership skills?
  • Circle icon Are you a new manager seeking to excel in your management role?
  • Circle icon Are you interested in developing self-awareness and understanding your leadership style?
  • Circle icon Do you want to improve your ability to adapt to new situations and learn from experiences?
  • Circle icon Are you eager to enhance your communication skills to become a more effective communicator? Do you wish to gain insights into various influencing styles and when to apply them?
  • Circle icon Are you looking for practical, real-world advice and examples to boost your success as a manager?