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Psychological Needs as Predictors of Affect in Business Management Software

  title={Psychological Needs as Predictors of Affect in Business Management Software},
  author={Youp van Veen},
Studies have found a strong relation between intensity of psychological need fulfillment and positive user experience. In addition, recent studies show that the hedonic qualities have a stronger impact on attractiveness of a product and psychological need fulfillment than pragmatic qualities. This study investigates if these results can also be applied to work-related software, namely business management software. We found that need fulfilment and positive affect are related to perceptions of… Expand

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