HOW MUCH DOES MONEY REALLY MOTIVATE US TO WORK?

Overhead view of a pile of American one-dollar bills spread out
Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

When originally starting this article, I was originally going to pose the question as to whether or not money actually motivates work in the first place.

Well, of course it does.

You aren’t choosing out of the goodness of your heart to spend a third of your day five days a week for years on end doing a job, especially a job that you hate in the case of many…