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    • Why We Work

    • By: Barry Schwartz
    • Narrated by: Barry Schwartz
    • Length: 2 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 135
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134

    An eye-opening, groundbreaking tour of the purpose of work in our lives, showing how work operates in our culture and how you can find your own path to happiness in the workplace.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good book for those interested in learning social sciences

    • By Connie on 12-16-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • The Way We Think About Work Is Broken

    • By: Barry Schwartz
    • Narrated by: Barry Schwartz
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    What makes work satisfying? Apart from a paycheck, there are intangible values that, Barry Schwartz suggests, our current way of thinking about work simply ignores. It's time to stop thinking of workers as cogs on a wheel.

    Regular price: $0.00

    • Practical Wisdom

    • The Right Way to Do the Right Thing
    • By: Barry Schwartz, Kenneth Sharpe
    • Narrated by: Barry Schwartz
    • Length: 10 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 43

    Most of us want to succeed. And most of us want to do the right thing. But we often forget that the way tosucceed is by doing the right thing, as Barry Schwartz and Kenneth Sharpe remind us in Practical Wisdom: The Right Way to Do the Right Thing. When the institutions that shape our society need to change, the people in them typically either make more rules or offer smarter incentives.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Professionalism

    • By Danny M. on 09-25-12

    Regular price: $27.99