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Six reasons you’d be happier if you stopped saying “busy”


The Lifetime Effects of Self-Control in Childhood

At the inaugural International Convention of Psychological Science, APS Fellow Terrie E. Moffitt discussed how teaching children better self-control can have wide-ranging societal benefits. ... More>


Bosses Can Spot Self-Serving Workers

Supervisors are surprisingly good at gauging whether workers’ motivations are selfish or genuinely altruistic. ... More>


A New Take on Employee Burnout

Researchers from the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières in Canada are seeking to learn more about employee burnout by studying how psychological needs affect certain job characteristics. ... More>