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Cultivating Wisdom at Work

New research investigates the use of wise reasoning in everyday life, concluding that wisdom may not be as rare as we might think. ... More>


Memories of Unethical Actions Fade Faster

New research demonstrates that people’s memories of their unethical behavior become less clear, less detailed, and less vivid over time compared to other memories. ... More>


Google Enlists Psychological Science to Fight Office Snack Attacks

Google has enlisted a team of psychological scientists to investigate “nudges” to help employees adopt healthier eating habits in the office. ... More>


Is Gossip Good at Work?

New research suggests that workplace gossip can act as a powerful tool to promote trust and cooperation. ... More>


When Looking Like a Leader Derails the Group

Experiments show that people who display the powerful, confident body language associated with leadership tend to dominate decision making—even when their ideas were entirely incorrect. ... More>