Published April 25, 2000
by Icon Group International .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||17|
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Motivation, Incentives and Performance: An Interdisciplinary Review Article (PDF Available) in International Journal of Business and Management 12(12) November with 7, Reads. The best book I ever read on the subject is “Punished by Rewards: The Trouble With Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A’s, Praise and Other Bribes” by . The book is a classic reference which could revolutionize the 4-H incentives and recognition program as well as revamp most Extension performance appraisal systems. Particularly entertaining is the inclusion in the appendix of a transcript of a conversation Kohn recorded in with B.F. Skinner. What is needed, Kohn explains, is an alternative to both ways of controlling people. Hence, he offers practical strategies for parents, teachers, and managers to replace carrots and sticks. Seasoned with humor and familiar examples, Punished by Rewards presents an argument that is unsettling to hear but impossible to by: