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Drive : the surprising truth about what motivates us

Author: Daniel H Pink
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on four decades of scientific research on human motivation, Pink exposes the mismatch between what science knows and what business does. He argues that 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 our world.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel H Pink
ISBN: 9781847677693 184767769X 9781847677686 1847677681
OCLC Number: 973662615
Description: xii, 242 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Rise and fall of motivation 2.0 --
Seven reasons carrots and sticks (often) don't work --
And the special circumstances when they do --
Type I and type X --
Autonomy --
Mastery --
Purpose --
The type I toolkit.
Responsibility: by Dan Pink.

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