Tag Archives: Rewards

Important Ideas

I read something thought provoking, today.  It was the idea that artists too readily accept the tag “starving artist”, even if in jest.  The signal that glib acceptance sends to people that don’t know any better is that perhaps art … Continue reading

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Demotivating Motivational Speakers

It’s amazing that a talk about rewards and incentives, intending to debunk them as a tool of modern business and using this as a springboard to introduce supposedly better motivational techniques, more in tune with scientific discoveries about what really … Continue reading

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Why Are We So Rotten To Rock Stars?

We adore them.  We idolize them.  We pour our love out to them.  Yet we treat them like slaves. Think about the actual real life of the rock star.  They are permitted brief periods of unalloyed creativity when they create … Continue reading

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