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Failure, Emotions, and Explaining It to Your Boss

Two experiments investigate whether it's better to play it cool or fess up with your heart on your sleeve when you make a major error at work. ... More>


One Way to Rein in Powerful People? Honest Feedback

Leaders who received candid feedback from subordinates shared resources more equitably and behaved far less selfishly over time. ... More>


The Guilt-Prone Can Hold Back the Team


Why Guilt-Prone People Aren’t ‘Team Players’


Guilt Versus Shame: One Is Productive, the Other Isn’t, and How to Tell Them Apart