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Baby Boomer Dan Pink New Operating System for Business in the 21st Century

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dan pink ted 2 Baby Boomer Dan Pink New Operating System for Business in the 21st Century“Traditional management is great if you want compliance. However, if you want engagement self-direction will work better.”

“21st Century workers want 3 things:

1. Autonomy-Urge to direct their own lives.

2. Mastery-Become better and better at something that matters

3. Purpose-Yearning to do what we do in service to something larger than ourselves.”

—Dan Pink Speaking at the Ted Conference. Currently underway in Long Beach, CA.

Watch Dan Pink’s entire 18 minute presentation at the 2009 Ted Conference.

Attendance at The Ted Conference is by invitation only. It would be worth it to watch just one of the speakers each dayvia the conferences website. Their ideas will amaze, motivate and inspire you.

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You may not know their names now, but you soon will: Get to know TED2010 speakers like game designer Jane McGonigal (above) … wildlife activist John Kasaona … interface designer John Underkoffler … and learn more about people you know (like Bill Gates!).

Daniel H. Pink Born 1964 is the author of several provocative, bestselling books about the changing world of work.

His latest is Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us Baby Boomer Dan Pink New Operating System for Business in the 21st Century
, which uses 40 years of behavioral science to overturn the conventional wisdom about human motivation and offer a more effective path to high performance. Early reviews say that “Pink’s analysis–and new model–of motivation offers tremendous insight into our deepest nature” (Publishers Weekly) and call the book “important reading . . . an integral addition to a growing body of literature calling for a radical shift in how businesses operate” (Kirkus).

A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future Baby Boomer Dan Pink New Operating System for Business in the 21st Century
charts the rise of right-brain thinking in modern economies and describes the six abilities individuals and organizations must master in an outsourced, automated age. A Whole New Mind is a long-running New York Times and BusinessWeek bestseller that has been translated into 21 languages.

The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You’ll Ever Need Baby Boomer Dan Pink New Operating System for Business in the 21st Century
is the first American business book in the Japanese comic format known as manga and the only graphic novel ever to become a BusinessWeek bestseller. Illustrated by award-winning artist Rob Ten Pas, The Adventures of Johnny Bunko has been translated into 14 languages.

Dan’s first book, Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself Baby Boomer Dan Pink New Operating System for Business in the 21st Century
, was a Washington Post bestseller that Publishers Weekly says “has become a cornerstone of employee-management relations.”

His articles on business and technology appear in many publications, including the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, and Wired, where he is a contributing editor. He has provided analysis of business trends on CNN, CNBC, ABC, NPR, and other networks in the U.S. and abroad. He also lectures to corporations, associations, and universities around the world on economic transformation and the new workplace.

He received a BA, with honors, from Northwestern University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and a JD from Yale Law School. To his lasting joy, he has never practiced law.

Dan lives in Washington, DC, with his wife and their three children.

Trivia: A free agent himself, Dan held his last real job in the White House, where he served from 1995 to 1997 as chief speechwriter to Vice President Al Gore. He also worked as an aide to U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich and in other positions in politics and government.

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