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Motivation in the 21 century is not what you may think…

I have in my career worked in several companies, many of them had financial reward systems but I have often felt these systems didn’t lead to better performance for the organisation as a whole due to the narrow focus the systems indirectly encourage. Dan Pink’s talk: “The surprising science of motivation” explains how badly these […]

How to lose the ability to win by doing better work

What a great and true quote: An organization that wins by exercising power starts to lose the ability to win by doing better work. – Paul Graham Most knowledge based companies only keep their position for short time unless they continue to improve so it is surprising how often you see this kind of company […]