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How Your Culture Affects Your Work Attitude

It may be a stretch to liken a great job to a soulmate. But just as eHarmony tests potential matches on compatibility, so do psychologists identify the optimal employee-employer relationship. ... More>


A Multicultural Mindset Can Bolster Your Career Prospects

Individuals who adapt and learn about new cultures gain a boost in complex, integrative thinking — a trait that translates to more job opportunities. ... More>


Genes and Values: The Dopamine Connection

Stereotypes are, way too often, unfair and cruel caricatures. That said, some stereotypes contain a kernel of truth, which is why they are an important cognitive tool for classifying a […]... More>


Are We Genetically Inclined To Be Materialistic?


Observer Article

The Remarkable Human Self

Roy Baumeister explains why our sense of self is so much more than a drive to survive and so worthy of scientific inquiry. ... More>