Drive: The Surprising Truth about what Motivates Us
A book that will change how you think and transform how you live Forget everything you thought you knew about how to motivate people - at work, at school, at home. It is wrong. As Daniel H. Pink explains in his paradigm-shattering book Drive, the secret to high performance and satisfaction in today's world is the deeply human need to direct our own lives,to learn and create new things, and to do better by ourselves and the world.Along the way, he takes us to companies that are enlisting new approaches to motivation, and introduces us to the scientists and entrepreneurs who are pointing a bold way forward.
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Review: Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates UsUser Review - Ko Matsuo - Goodreads
Pink's point is that carrot-stick external-type motivation is effective in some cases, but short sighted in others. He breaks out Autonomy, Mastery, and Purpose as components of the sustainable ... Read full review
Review: Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates UsUser Review - Angie Libert - Goodreads
The author outlined some excellent thought provoking distinctions between extrinsic and intrinsic motivations within families, schools and work. Many of these ideas I was familiar with from reading ... Read full review