More interesting videos and reading

After some hours of Sebring 12h livestream and a relaxing mindfulness workshop, I did some youtube-surfing as TV only had the usual nonsense.

So….below is the continued list. See Mal ein paar interessante Videos und Leseliste for the previous post and the Thinking category for all of it.

Dan Pink: The puzzle of motivation

The…ok…one of the mismatches between science knowledge and business doing. A lot around the candle model and applying incentive on 21st century creative workers.
Rewards leading to lower performance by limiting creativity. So it´s about doing less of the known and meanwhile useless procedures and getting rid of traditional management methods, which are great for compliance but bad for engagement. Results oriented work environment!

how to be fearlessly creative by Justine Musk

Successful people do not lead statistically sensible lives. — Srinivasan S Pillay” ….and about Pandora´s Box.
“Your brain is the arena.”

Tom Wujec: 3 ways the brain creates meaning

6 minutes absolutely worth it. How seeing works and how meaning evolves through Visual interrogation and mental model.

Self Control: Dan Ariely at TEDxDuke

Ever had more of anything you wish you had? “In the future we will be wonderful people” 🙂
The time dimension in controlling your life and the impacts of rewards.

David Anderson: Your brain is more than a bag of chemicals

Learning from fruit flies to find a cure for mental disorders.

Die Welt fragt, Gunter Dueck antwortet

German podcast on various current topics.

The Believing Brain – Presented by Dr Michael Shermer

How we are easily being made believe things, we better didn´t believe. For example how we intuitively make meaningful patterns our of information noise.

See also “Fast thinking, slow thinking” in my list of books.

How to Be Mindful in an ‘Unmanageable’ World by Tony Schwartz @ HBR.ORG

Great reference on Wisdom 2.0, a conference linking the (virtual) social era media to mindfulness.

 

 

 

 

 

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