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Dan Ariely: What makes us feel good about our work?

What motivates us to work? Contrary to conventional wisdom, it isn't just money. But it's not exactly joy either. It seems that most of us thrive by making c...
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Dan Ariely shares with us his findings of two experiments on motivation.  The information seems so simple yet so profound. He asks in the knowledge society/economy, what will be more important for us efficiency or meaning of the work.  A must watch video.

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Raffaele Loscialpo's comment, July 1, 2013 5:55 PM
That's a great video, Maria. Thank you for sharing! It needs so little to make people motivating, and so little to make them demotivated, angry and depressed. Brilliant, the connection with Marx's perspective. Thanks again!
Raffaele Loscialpo's curator insight, July 1, 2013 5:58 PM

Do you think does it take so much to make people motivated? Do you think you need a degree or an MBA to learn how to get the top perfomance from people (keeping them happy) ? If you do think so, you are wrong. It does take so little...

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Fostering Creativity and Lifelong Learning in Young Minds

Fostering Creativity and Lifelong Learning in Young Minds | Inspirational Learning | Scoop.it
Mitra's approach to education and his call to toss aside our assumptions about the "natural" teacher-student relationship reminded me of the work of the late Brazilian educator Paulo Freire.
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Innovative and inspiring!  Watch the embeddedTED video by Saguta Mitra, "A wish to Inspire the Wold."  He is the 2013TED winner.

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The Power of Imagination

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Jay Walker, founder of Priceline and curator of TEDMED, on the fuel that drives innovation.
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What is the role of imagination in business? Read this.

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