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The surprising truth about what motivates us (Dan Pink)

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The surprising truth about what motivates us (Dan Pink)

Reasons for engaging in volunteer, highly challenging cognitive tasks:

“Challenge and mastery, along with making a contribution”

“A transcendent purpose”

“motivation gets un-moored from the purpose motive, bad things happen”

We are purpose maximisers not only profit maximisers “

 

The science shows that we care about mastery very very deeply…and we are self directed…

 

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Written by Amer Khan

March 23, 2013 at 9:27 pm

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