Daniel Pink
Author of 5 books. Father of 3 kids. Husband of 1 wife. Trying to write like I'm running out of time. Get the Pinkcast: http://www.danpink.com/pinkcast/
13 recommendations

Recommendations by Daniel Pink

Daniel Pink's Review:

The classic book that introduced the idea of ‘flow’ — those delicious moments when the challenge we face is so exquisitely matched to our capabilities that we lose our sense of time, even our sense of self.

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

 

Daniel Pink's Review:

A savvy and snappy compilation of some of the best research on talent. I’ve given away more than a dozen copies of this one — including to my own kids.

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Daniel Pink's Review:

A fascinating book that shows that in some pursuits, practice, practice, practice is more effective when you’ve got the right genes, genes, genes.

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Why We Do What We Do: Understanding Self-Motivation
book
by Edward L. Deci, Richard Flaste

Daniel Pink's Review:

Edward L. Deci is a legend in the study of motivation, and this 1996 book offers a nice early introduction to his work

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Daniel Pink's Review:

The Element is another reminder of why Sir Ken Robinson is one of America’s finest imports. With a crackling with and a deep humanity, he urges us to ignore the naysayers, bypass the crowd, and find the place where our talents and desires intersect. This is a truly inspiring book.

Ref: http://sirkenrobinson.com/store/

Daniel Pink's Review:

An essential read on overcoming resistance in the quest for mastery.
 

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Daniel Pink's Review:

One of the most important books a parent can read. Seriously. Get it now.

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Daniel Pink's Review:

VC firms at which senior partners had more daughters than sons hired more women partners & outperformed competitors…

Daniel Pink's Review:

-- A higher purpose builds productivity & engagement -- Respect & empathy raise the collective IQ

Daniel Pink's Review:

Happy pub day for to @bonniestjohn, who teaches us how to bounce back in MICRORESILIENCE.

Daniel Pink's Review:

Another happy pub date, this one to @ScottSonenshein, author of the great new book on resourcefulness, STRETCH:

Daniel Pink's Review:

How to Close a Gender Gap: Let Employees Control Their Schedules

Daniel Pink's Review:

Psychology explains how to win an Oscar: Just be an American actor in a film that portrays American culture.

Daniel Pink's Review:

The classic book that introduced the idea of ‘flow’ — those delicious moments when the challenge we face is so exquisitely matched to our capabilities that we lose our sense of time, even our sense of self.

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

 

Daniel Pink's Review:

A savvy and snappy compilation of some of the best research on talent. I’ve given away more than a dozen copies of this one — including to my own kids.

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Daniel Pink's Review:

A fascinating book that shows that in some pursuits, practice, practice, practice is more effective when you’ve got the right genes, genes, genes.

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Why We Do What We Do: Understanding Self-Motivation
book
by Edward L. Deci, Richard Flaste

Daniel Pink's Review:

Edward L. Deci is a legend in the study of motivation, and this 1996 book offers a nice early introduction to his work

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Daniel Pink's Review:

The Element is another reminder of why Sir Ken Robinson is one of America’s finest imports. With a crackling with and a deep humanity, he urges us to ignore the naysayers, bypass the crowd, and find the place where our talents and desires intersect. This is a truly inspiring book.

Ref: http://sirkenrobinson.com/store/

Daniel Pink's Review:

An essential read on overcoming resistance in the quest for mastery.
 

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Daniel Pink's Review:

One of the most important books a parent can read. Seriously. Get it now.

Ref: http://ideas.ted.com/7-must-read-books-on-work-and-productivity-from-dan-pink/

Daniel Pink's Review:

VC firms at which senior partners had more daughters than sons hired more women partners & outperformed competitors…

Daniel Pink's Review:

-- A higher purpose builds productivity & engagement -- Respect & empathy raise the collective IQ

Daniel Pink's Review:

Another happy pub date, this one to @ScottSonenshein, author of the great new book on resourcefulness, STRETCH:

Daniel Pink's Review:

How to Close a Gender Gap: Let Employees Control Their Schedules

Daniel Pink's Review:

Happy pub day for to @bonniestjohn, who teaches us how to bounce back in MICRORESILIENCE.

Daniel Pink's Review:

Psychology explains how to win an Oscar: Just be an American actor in a film that portrays American culture.

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