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Video: “How the ‘IKEA effect’ can motivate people to work [& learn] harder”


I’ve previously written about Dan Ariely’s concept, “The IKEA Effect” – basically, we are more invested in something if we feel we contributed to creating it.

You can read those posts here:

Quote Of The Day: The Value Of Employees (& Students) Feeling “Ownership”

The Value Of Student “Ownership”

Here’s a brand-new video of Ariely summarizing his research:

I’m adding this info to Best Posts On “Motivating” Students.

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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