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What Drives Great Organizations Dan Pink

Ever wondered what it is that really drives people? What gets them motivated and what incentives will help them achieve greatness?

By Dan Pink – I know, every single day, right? Well, watch this and learn everything you ever needed to know about motivation!

Dan Pink – Drive

Daniel Pink is an author and has written best selling books on people and motivation likeĀ  A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future, Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us and Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself.

Much of what Daniel Pink says is true, if you are talented, self-motivated and lucky. This is the autocracy of the smart and energetic. It does work for many people.

Suggested by Robert Morrison.

Dalai Lama and Trinley Dorje

Top Buddhist says Video war games satiate my feelings of aggression

Dalai Lama and Trinley DorjeFile under: things my kids told me 15 years ago – video games are good for you

I am a little shocked that Lama in line to replace the Dalai Lama likes video games but he is young. I used to play video games and sometimes wondered if the violence was bad.

Apparently not according to one of the leaders of a religion that promotes meditation and passive behavior.

In his book Whole New Mind author Daniel Pink claimed surveys show people under 30 know all the video games but don’t remember one Shakespearean play. We might bemoan the loss of 500 years of literature but that isn’t happening. Continue reading