‘Motivation Is Simple: You Eliminate Those Who Are Not Motivated’

Yes, that’s a brutal approach to ensuring your co-workers are pulling their weight. But reality can be harsh.

Bowling picture from Shutterstock

This quote comes from US football coach Lou Holtz. It’s easier to see in a sports environment how you eliminate the dead weight, since there will always be a queue of aspirants waiting to fill their shoes. That may not always be the case with IT roles, but it doesn’t mean you can’t try to redirect people towards more suitable tasks.

The Cheapest NBN 50 Plans

Here are the cheapest plans available for Australia’s most popular NBN speed tier.

At Lifehacker, we independently select and write about stuff we love and think you'll like too. We have affiliate and advertising partnerships, which means we may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. BTW – prices are accurate and items in stock at the time of posting.


11 responses to “‘Motivation Is Simple: You Eliminate Those Who Are Not Motivated’”