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Looks Can Be Convincing: To Get Promoted, Just Appear Competent


Appearances Really Count When Rising to the Top

Work groups don’t always place the most competent person in charge. Rather, leadership is often determined by timing and perceptions. ... More>


Boss: I’m sure you agree!


Mindfulness: A Habit of Mind That Predicts Social Status in Youth

Social status asymmetries are a persistent feature of human life. Occupying a position at the top versus the bottom of a social hierarchy during youth development produces substantially disproportionate effects […] More>


Quanto costa la felicità (How much does happiness cost?)