The Reiss Motivation Profile®

Getting, retaining and keeping the best employees from recruiting processes to employer branding


Step 1
Buy Reiss Motivation Profile®


Step 2
answer scientifically based questions


Step 3
individual evaluation of your profile

Find, engage and retain: The Reiss Motivation Profile® is the solution to your HR challenges.

As the person responsible for HR and recruiting in your company, you surely know the challenges of finding, engaging and retaining qualified employees. The Reiss Motivation Profile® is a scientifically founded method based on the analysis of individual motivation. It helps you to identify the strengths and weaknesses of each employee and to specifically address them.

Use the opportunity to find, retain and retain qualified employees and increase the success of your company.

The Reiss Motivation Profile® is easy and quick to use, it can be integrated directly into your existing HR processes. It offers you the possibility to understand the motivation and needs of your employees precisely and to respond to them in a targeted manner. This leads not only to higher employee satisfaction, but also to higher productivity and lower turnover.

Create your own Reiss Motivation Profile® now and learn about the benefits for your company.

Frequently asked questions

In psychology, we basically distinguish between different forms of tests. The Reiss Motivation Profile® falls into the category of personality tests. Personality is described and represented by the Reiss Motivation Profile® in a certain way. The description methodology chosen here is that there are 16 different life motives. These are parts of our individuality and personality that we all carry within us. The Reiss Motivation Profile® diagnoses these and measures them in their intensity and strength.

The Reiss Motivation Profile® is a psychological test developed and calculated on the basis of a factor analysis.

The Reiss Motivation Profile® measures 16 different life motives that we all carry in our personality. The life motives cause us to do or not do a certain thing.

The Reiss Motivation Profile® meets all common requirements for psychological tests: validity, objectivity and reliability.

The Reiss Motivation Profile® differs from many other personality tests on the market. It takes a look at the entire human personality and not just at sub-areas. It shows all facets of our individuality expressed through life motives, diagnoses them and measures their expression.

The results of the Reiss Motivation Profile® represent a picture of our individuality and personality based on 16 life motives that we carry within us. It measures the intensity of the individual life motives and leads in sum to a multi-layered picture of our personality. The result is an individual profile for each person. The different intensities of the life motives result in an unbelievable variety. Thus, each profile resembles an individual fingerprint, which shows what makes up our personality and which inner drivers we have.

The Reiss Motivation Profile® is a psychological test that is actively completed by each person themselves. As with any self-test, answering the test questions incorrectly can falsify the results. However, if one takes the questions seriously and does not want to cheat oneself, the Reiss Motivation Profile® leads to very valid and reliable results.


The Reiss Motivation Profile has helped me to better understand my employees and to better meet their individual needs. I was able to identify which incentives were most important to each individual and provide them with targeted offers to increase their motivation and satisfaction on the job. I was also able to make better decisions when assigning tasks and projects and made sure everyone was being used to their strengths. It has helped reduce turnover in my company and strengthened employee loyalty.


The Reiss Motivation Profile has helped me to find the right candidates by enabling me to better understand the individual motivators of the candidates. By analyzing these motivators, I was able to identify which incentives are most important to each person and how best to address them. It has helped me personally to better communicate my company's culture and values to ensure that candidates are a good fit. The Reiss Motivation Profile has helped me to optimize our recruiting processes and find the best candidates for our company.

Buy Reiss Motivation Profile® test and Online Analysis

After the purchase you will get access to our online dashboard. There you have tofill out the questionnaire in the first step. After answering the 128 questions, you will receive your evaluated and individual Reiss Motivation Profile® after a few minutes. In your dashboard you will get a detailed and individual evaluation of your personal Reiss Motivation Profile®.

Buy your Reiss Motivation Profile® now

  • Reiss Motivation Profile® test (available in DE, EN, DK, SE, FI, NO)
  • Access to your dashboard (available in DE, EN)
  • PDF report (available in DE, EN, DK, SE, FI, NO)
  • Individual evaluation of your profile and lifemotives (available in DE, EN)
  • Recommendations that fit your life motives (available in DE, EN)
  • Share profile with family and friends

Cost: 98,-Euro



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