The Dumbing Down of Work

  • Tim Baker


Stanford University researcher, Mark Lepper and his team conducted a significant research study in the early 1970s, concerned with the impact of extrinsic rewards on performance. Specifically, Lepper was interested in whether prizes influence behavior in young children.

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  • Tim Baker
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  1. 1.WINNERS-at-WORK Pty Ltd.BrisbaneAustralia

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