Motivation: We’re Doing it Wrong!

Sometimes when my husband does something a different way than I would, I jokingly say to him, “You’re doing it wrong!” Turns out, most of out there are doing one thing wrong: motivation.

This TED Talk is a must-see for anyone interested in the science of motivation and innovation. We’re spending too much time trying to “incentivize” tasks instead of helping people see things not as they currently are, but as they could be.

The Surprising Science of Motivation