This talk by Dan Pink who is a best selling author examines the puzzle of motivation and comes up with some very enlightening facts which will probably change your way of thinking on the subject . It may also provide a way forward for business as well as for individuals.
It can be very useful to examine your beliefs We blindly accept so many so called facts that aren’t actually facts at all since they have not been tested. Perhaps you think that the higher the reward, the most likely people are to get their creative juices going to achieve it. Oh dear! maybe I should push that millionaire ring to the back of my mind.
Why not take today off from trying to earn a pay rise and get started on something that can really get you pumped? I am already a member and it certainly set my creative juices in motion.