April 7: Avoid Jack Ass Management

If you are driving a mule you have two options:

  • Dangle a carrot
  • Threaten a whip
Many managers use the jack ass approach, but people are more complex than animals. Motivating employees is about more than rewards and punishment, it's about motivation. Find out what makes people tick and help them fulfill their passion.

Do you use the carrot and stick approach with employees? How do you motivate them?