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The Upside of a Long Commute? Time to Think

In a field experiment, individuals asked to plan their workdays during their morning commute reported higher levels of job satisfaction and lower levels of emotional exhaustion. ... More>


Cornell University Funds Data Science Fellowship

The Data Incubator is an intensive 8-week fellowship that prepares Masters, PhDs, and postdocs in the STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is […]... More>


A Good Mood Is a Good Motivator

Real-time data collected from nearly 30,000 participants finds that people are much more motivated to take on tedious tasks when they’re in good mood. ... More>


Experience Buying and Selling Reduces Financially Costly Biases

When participants practiced trading items on eBay, they became less prone to certain economic biases and showed changes in brain areas linked to loss aversion. ... More>


How to Motivate Your Employees: Give Them Compliments and Pizza