TED Talk Tuesday: Dan Pink on the Surprising Science of Motivation

Dan PinkIn this TED talk, Dan Pink gives a persuasive argument that might make you rethink the way managers should motivate. Here, traditional rewards are examined under the "surprising science of motivation."

Dan Pink is a former speechwriter for Al Gore who left his "real" job to pursue his passion in the career marketplace. Pink has written a trio of bestselling books. His book "A Whole New Mind" explores a vast shift in the global workforce, where conceptual corporate culture replaces an informational-based one.

Marissa Brassfield

Marissa Brassfield is a productivity expert, branding consultant and communication efficiency specialist who helps entrepreneurs and high-performance teams become ridiculously efficient.

Marissa has worked with some of the most visionary entrepreneurs on the planet. She’s dialed in to the frustrations these results-oriented, interrupt-driven individuals have with bureaucracy and suboptimal team performance. Her coaching helps entrepreneurs counteract growth-killing practices and unlock unparalleled performance from their support staff.