Meaning of “Maslow's hierarchy of needs” in the English Dictionary


"Maslow's hierarchy of needs" in Business English

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Maslow's hierarchy of needsnoun [ S ]

uk us also hierarchy of needs HR, MARKETING

a theory of human motivation (= the reasons why people do particular things), developed in 1954 by Abraham Maslow, which says that people will only satisfy some needs after more basic needs have been satisfied

(Definition of “Maslow's hierarchy of needs” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)