It is very likely that everything you’ve been taught about what motivates people is wrong. In this video you’ll see why giving a bonus to your staff based on money alone is not motivating them. In addition I recommend you ask how these concepts can be used to motivate yourself to achieve your goals this year.
I can attest that the 2 motivations Pink gives at the end of the video have worked tremendously well for my productivity.
To learn more, check out Danial Pink’s book Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us