MSN Encarta vs Wikipedia – Changing human motivation drivers

“Drive” by Dan Pink uses this example very aptly to prove that historical economical principles that place rewards and punishment as a very important factor for motivation falls flat when it comes to “intrinsic motivation” as a major driver in the modern age open source frameworks for e.g. Wikipedia ,Apache etc. where contributors feel intrinsically motivated without feeling the need of money.

Published by dipsviewpoints

Tech geek , gourmet , preacher and seeker of motivation

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