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27 Intrinsic Motivation Ideas

“My students won’t do anything unless I make them do it!”

“If we are going to get kids to stop running in the hallway we need to increase the punishment. 261 more words

Jim Roy Posts

The Science of Improving Human Performance

The Science of Improving Human Performance 1.       Work through tedious exercises or focus on difficult parts of pieces.

2.       Work in chunks without multi-tasking. Deliberate practice should be so hard that you can’t sustain it for very long.  948 more words


Poem on Team Innovation and Motivation

Most of the time, I blog up my poems (and posters and quips) on my other blog, www.poemsontheworkplace.com. But, I thought to pop two up about motivation in here, since they impact on a lot of organizational realities of people and performance and to demonstrate my poetic genius. 170 more words

Employee Motivation

Learning to Love Learning

I’ve long been a fan of Dan Pink’s writing, so had already made a mental note a couple of weeks ago that he had a new book out that needed to be added to my ‘To be read’ list. 288 more words


Competition Elimination

As small business owners, we are constantly reminded of the large volume of competition out there. It could be a local shop owner who is selling similar products as you or a service provider that just moved into your neighborhood. 460 more words

Canadian Small Business Women

The Metaphor of Archery

“In an archery competition, you shoot as skillfully as possible, hoping to win. If you compete to win decorated buckles, you are concerned with your aim. 68 more words