Greed appears to be a major motivator in today’s world. It lies at the heart of the current global economic crisis but, to be fair, it is a characteristic that has pervaded all of human history. Even in the micro-economic worlds that we all inhabit (and especially in the world of writing), you will find examples of others wanting you to work for free so that they can benefit.  So, the next time you get asked for a freebie, send them this video: