What motivates us? You may be surprised

Why do people give to charities? Volunteer? Write blogs -- for free? Why do we do the things we do? This interesting video provides a few clues. This 10-minute video , animated by RSA Animate and adapted from Dan Pink's talk at the RSA, illustrates the hidden truths behind what really motivates us at home and in the workplace.

And .. it is not about money, once you start talking about work that requires a modicum of thinking.

You may want to watch the movie more than once to appreciate what the writer is trying to tell us.

Oh the animation is superb.

This article has been published in The Guardian, UK, newspaper online, here.

 

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