The author cites the RMP as one important tool for helping to avoid burnout. Understanding what motivates you — what you value most — allows you to make decisions that lead to a feeling that life is meaningful.
The RMP is cited as an essential assessment for hiring individuals who will fit and succeed within an organizational culture. A good match between employee-employer values creates an environment in which individuals thrive as they do their best work for the company.
Coaches use the RMP for Sports to understand athletes’ unique motivational profiles, thereby allowing for more effective communication. Frank Mantek, who coached weightlifter Matthias Steiner to Olympic Gold, cites the RMP as the impetus for his new approach to coaching based on each athlete’s individual needs.