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The Gnomic: Carrots & Sticks
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The Gnomic: Carrots & Sticks

How they motivate us to work

Recently I had chats with a friend of mine, Dmitri Belikov, about work. We discussed other things too such as the nature of dreams, consciousness, and physical reality. What I was really interested in was his working life experience and in this clip, he shares how managers tried to motivate him and why that didn’t work. It’s part of a series of discussi…

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The Sunday Letters Podcast is the weekly audio newsletter on the meaning & purpose of daily work from work and business psychologist Larry Maguire and philosopher Dmitri Belikov. We explore how human beings may break free from tiresome means-to-an-end labour and take command of their own working lives. Topics include daily work, jobs and careers, self-employment, socialism, capitalism, economics, slavery, colonialism, and society & culture. Content follows the written newsletter, which goes out to subscribers every Sunday.