How Daniel Pink's Book Drive Changed My Life
Last year as the book "Drive" by Daniel Pink was being released, I read the advanced copy sent to me and it was as if my professional world was morphing from black and white to technicolor.
Reading this book made me realize all the thoughts that had popped up in my head over time about corporate culture and being passionate about what I do were finally articulated in this thoughtful, empowering book.
Sometimes you can't tell a book from it's cover, but "Drive"? The book's tagline on the cover says it all: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us.
What motivates you? A huge salary? Perhaps. Stock options? Maybe. For a lot of us, that's what we grew up believing. But what truly motivates us, according to Daniel Pink, goes way beyond that.
Daniel Pink breaks it down into the following: Autonomy, Mastery, and Purpose...