Video: Science of Motivation
Author Dan Pink gives a presentation on the Science of Motivation
at the TED Conference. Dan focuses on the importance of autonomy, mastery, and purpose in adult motivation.Video: Link Between Creativity and Play
Tim Brown, CEO of design firm IDEO, gives a presentation at the 2008 Serious Play Conference on The Powerful Link Between Creativity and Play
. He describes the importance of exploration, building, and role play for the design process.Video: Why Play Is Vital - No Matter Your Age
Psychiatrist Stuart Brown gives a presentation at the 2008 Serious Play Conference on Why Play Is Vital - No Matter Your Age
. He discusses play in children, adults, and even animals. There are some stunning photos at the beginning of his presentation of play between two very different species. Video: Do Schools Kill Creativity?
Sir Ken Robinson's very popular presentation on creativity at the 2006 TED Conference. Do Schools Kill Creativity? Video: Creativity, Fulfillment, and Flow
Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's presentation on peak performance related to individuals achieving a "flow" state. This video comes from a 2004 presentation at the TED (Technology, Entertainment, and Design) Conference entitled: Creativity, Fulfillment, and Flow
. Video: Nurturing Creativity
Author Elizabeth Gilbert muses on how to nurture creativity
in this TED Conference presentation. She suggests ways to deal with our fear of failure.