Are you LOOKING to FOSTER CREATIVITY in your WORKPLACE?Learn to STIMULATE INTRINSIC MOTIVATION..

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Another self help and motivational blog based on insight from Daniel Pink’s book Drive..

The following 4 ways mentioned by Daniel Pink in his book Drive explain us how to offer praise in order to ensure that intrinsic motivation based behavior is triggered to encourage creativity and innovation at workplaces:

1. Praise EFFORT , STRATEGY and NOT INTELLIGENCE

2. Make PRAISE SPECIFIC

3. PRAISE in PRIVATE

4. Offer PRAISE only when there is a GOOD REASON for it

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Do you WANT to FOSTER CREATIVITY yet STUCK up in a FACTORY ENVIRONMENT?Time to ADOPT the RIGHT MOTIVATION model..

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The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Daniel Pink’s book Drive..

Motivation 2.0 or the Carrot and Stick motivation method believed in providing extrinsic rewards for maximizing profit.

In short the rationale was , give rewards for producing expected behavior and adhering to compliance standards.

Whereas the modern day knowledge worker age motivational skills is based on intrinsic motivation wherein a sense of autonomy , mastery and sense of purpose inspires the knowledge worker to come up with more creative and innovative work.

Hence Motivation 3.0 is all about Purpose Maximization.

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Are you GENUINELY GOOD at SOMETHING and want to make a CAREER out of it?Use this FRAMEWORK to CONCLUDE..

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This piece of self help and motivation has been adopted from Jim Collins’s book Good to Great

The Hedgehog Concept outlined below can help validate and determine whether you are on the right track or not.

The Assessment Framework

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Want to be a GREAT LEADER at HOME or BUSINESS?Adopt this TRIANGLE of WISDOM..

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The following self help and motivational blog with leadership lesson is based on the 10X Leadership framework suggested by Jim Collins from the book Good to Great

The following THREE QUALITIES are EXHIBITED by all GREAT LEADERS and can be EXTENDED to HOME as well as BUSINESS..

10X Leadership Framework

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Is YOUR NEGATIVE MOOD dictating terms?This is WHY your RATIONAL BRAIN should take over control..

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This self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Travis Bradberry’s book Emotional Intelligence 2.0

The tricky thing about your brain is that, once a negative mood takes over, you lose sight of what’s good in your life, and suddenly you hate your job, you’re frustrated with family and friends, you’re dissatisfied with your accomplishments, and your optimism about the future goes out the window. Deep down, you know that things aren’t as bad as they seem, but your brain just won’t hear it.”

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Are you WONDERING as to WHY EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE is so much in DEMAND ?Listen to this wise piece of advice..

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This self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Travis Bradberry’s book Emotional Intelligence 2.0

The link between EQ and earnings is so direct that every point increase in EQ adds $1,300 to an annual salary.

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Did you know that EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE is an interplay of these FIVE FEELINGS?

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The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Travis Bradberry’s book Emotional Intelligence 2.0

All emotions are derivations of five core feelings: happiness, sadness, anger, fear, and shame.”

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After KNOWING this do you still FEEL PROUD of your IQ?

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The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Travis Bradberry’s book Emotional Intelligence 2.0

People with the highest levels of intelligence (IQ) outperform those with average IQs just 20% of the time, while people with average IQs outperform those with high IQs 70% of the time.”

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Are you GOING through TOUGH TIMES and getting STRESSED out?Know this would stop you from OVERTHINKING..

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The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Travis Bradberry’s book Emotional Intelligence 2.0

Hard times of any kind—financial, familial, or job-related—create more intense and often prolonged negative emotions that ultimately result in stress. In addition to the physical costs of stress, such as weight gain and heart disease, stress also taxes our mental resources.”

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