22 Jul '12, 11am

Shawn Achor – The Happy Secret to Better Work

Shawn Achor – The Happy Secret to Better Work by Jared Seah on July 22, 2012 When we were young, we study hard so we can get good grades. With good grades, maybe our parents will love us. Upon stepping into society, we work hard so we can achieve success. With success, maybe we can find the love and the recognition our parents never gave us. The trouble is once you hit your goal, they keep moving the goal posts… First in your class? Good boy! Now shoot for first in school. Next comes first in Singapore, and since you are at it, must aim for first in the world too! When I was a purchaser, and have hit the target of reducing the purchase prices by 20% over 5 years. Guess what was my reward? Another 20% price reduction for the next 5 years!? I joke to my boss that at the pace the company is going, our suppliers will one day give us their products for free! And soon we begin t...

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