Drive: The Surprising Truth about what Motivates Us

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Canongate, 2011 - Self-Help - 242 pages
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A BOOK THAT WILL CHANGE HOW YOU THINK AND TRANSFORM HOW YOU LIVEForget everything you thought you knew about how to motivate people - at work, at school, at home. As Daniel H. Pink explains in this paradigm-shattering book, the true 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.

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User Review  - Razinha - LibraryThing

It's an extremely rare book that invokes such a rapid paradigm shift in me, but this one did. I normally read these with a too critical eye. Pink's summary yields a face palm, a "wow" and a ... Read full review

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If you're tired of carrots and sticks as extrinsic motivators in the workplace, this is the book for you. Pink argues that intrinsic motivators are superior for achieving results in today's "workplace ... Read full review

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Daniel H. Pink is the author of several books, including the New York Times bestselling Drive, To Sell is Human and A Whole New Mind. His books have been translated into 35 languages and have sold more than 2 million copies worldwide. He lives in Washington, D.C. with his wife and children.

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