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Does Your Sexual Orientation Shape Your Career Plans?

Many gay professionals believe their sexual identities will at some point encumber their careers, and this expectation may influence their actual career choices. ... More>


Literally Touching Greatness Can Increase Your Creativity


Workplace Ostracism More Distressing Than Harassment

Being ignored, excluded, or overlooked at work inflicts more damage on our physical and mental health than does being harassed, a new study shows. ... More>


A Recipe for Healthy Conflict

Mild task conflict — when group members disagree about the content of a task being performed — could be beneficial for teams, encouraging members to share different opinions and perspectives. ... More>


Updating the Glass Cliff

Janet Kottke, California State University, San Bernardino, present her research on "Updating the Glass Cliff: Female Characteristics Perceived Essential for Leading Thriving Companies" at the 2014 APS Annual Convention in Washington, DC. ... More>