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Environmental Sustainability at Work

The Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) proudly presents Environmental Sustainability at Work: Advancing Research, Enhancing Practice, to take place October 19–20, 2012 at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, Louisiana. Registration is now open. ... More>

European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology

The 16th congress of the European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology (EAWOP 2013) will be held May 22nd – 25th, 2013 in Münster, Germany. For more information visit: More>

When Equality Loses

Despite our inclination to believe equality within a team or group is important, new research suggests that a built-in hierarchy leads to fewer group conflicts and higher productivity. The research finds a team or group with all high-performers will not outperform teams or groups with an established hierarchy. Teams in which everyone has high power are likely to experience elevated levels of conflict, reduced role differentiations, less coordination and integration, and poorer productivity than teams with a broader distribution of power and status. ... More>