Where Barbara Ehrenreich and I agree – we’re both trying to separate wheat from...– —Positive psychology researcher Martin E.P. Seligman, PhD, on his differences with Barbara Ehrenreich, author of “Bright-Sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America.” Ehrenreich says positive thinking does little good in the long run and can even do harm. The New...
Today’s Workplace » Capturing Wages for... →
Is time waiting for your supervisor to check your bag before you can go work time? Time between clock out and walk out - paid or not? Interesting question…
Nudge Blog & Employee Motivation in Cartoons |... →
I just discovered this entry on the Nudge Blog (their tagline is “improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness”). It’s an illustrated/cartoonized version of Dan Pink’s talk on what motivates employees and what doesn’t and I’ve embedded it here (below). It highlights the point that money isn’t always or the only solution. I love to see...