What Motivates Us? Being noticed.

https://soundcloud.com/inquiringminds/172-dan-ariely-the-surprising-science-of-what-motivates-us

In experiments, just showing that you notice other people’s work increased performance.

When researchers simply looked at a people of paper before filing it, subjects were able to do more tasks. The other two lesser conditions were simply filing without looking or immediately destroying the paper after it was done.

Try this: Simply show you notice what other people around you are doing.

I'm a graphic designer (portfolio), classical pianist and artist in Baltimore, MD. I host the Uncanny Creativity Podcast helping to demystify the creative process and creator of Funlooksfun.com, an online shop for apparel and games. Twitter: @sketchee

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