Aug. 14, 2012
-- Join Lead Star for a 30-minute teleseminar with Dan Pink, author of “Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us,” on September 13th at 1:00 pm ET.
Dan is the author of several books discussing the changing working world. His latest is “Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us,” which uses 50 years of behavioral science to overturn the conventional wisdom about human motivation and offer a more effective path to high performance. Additional books include long-running New York Times bestseller, “A Whole New Mind,” which charts the rise of right-brain thinking in modern economies and describes the six abilities individuals and organizations must master in an outsourced, automated age. Preview Dan on Ted Talks as he discusses the surprising science of motivation. http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/en/dan_pink_on_motivation.html
During the live teleseminar, you will be able to hear Pink talk about why money and tangible objects do not drive human performance, as well as simple things you can do to create an environment where individuals are motivated to succeed. Pink’s insights are relevant for emerging leaders and senior executives alike. You will also be able to submit questions to Pink via Lead Star’s Facebook fan page during the event.
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About the Author: In addition to being a best-selling writer, Dan previously worked in the White House, where he served from 1995-1997 as chief speechwriter to Vice President Al Gore. He also worked as an aide to U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich and in other positions in politics and government. Dan received a BA from Northwestern University and a JD from Yale Law School.