The Science of Motivation


Dan Pink, a former speechwriter for Al Gore, gave this wonderfully insightful talk on the nature and science of workplace motivation at the TED conference this year. During his 18m presentation (a limit set for all talks at the conference), Dan explains both intrinsic and extrinsic motivators and how knowledge workers react to the mainstream reward system in place in most businesses today.

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3 Responses to The Science of Motivation

  1. Tnelson says:

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    • Jose Almeida says:

      @Tnelson:
      Thanks for your feedback. Hopefully we’ll be able to keep posting more information more often and provide additional in depth articles as well.
      Cheers!

  2. Your site was extremely interesting, especially since I was searching for thoughts on this subject last Thursday.

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