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No Extra Credit for Delivering on Promises

Under-promise and over-deliver, so the advice often goes. But going above and beyond what you promised may not boost your reputation in the office, researchers find. ... More>


Social Feedback Loop Aids Language Development

Verbal interactions between parents and children create a social feedback loop important for language development, but that loop appears to be weaker and less frequent in interactions with autistic children. ... More>


When Incentives Are Too Enticing


Overdosing on Incentives

It’s assumed that the promise of a monetary bonus improves workers' concentration and performance. But the potential for a bonus can also interfere with the ability to process information. ... More>


The Prospect Of Losing Financial Incentives Can Motivate Healthy Eating: Study