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ESCOP Journal’s ‘Best Paper’ Shows How Collaboration Influences Memory

A study led by Hae-Yoon Choi, a PhD candidate from Stony Brook University in the United States, is being recognized with the 2014 Journal of Cognitive Psychology Best Paper Award. Choi's article, “The Role of Group Configuration in the Social Transmission of Memory: Evidence From Identical and Reconfigured Groups,” focuses on how collaboration influences memory. ... More>

Just Feeling Like Part of a Team Increases Motivation on Challenging Tasks

Small signals of collaboration can dramatically boost people’s motivation and interest in completing difficult tasks, even when working alone. ... More>

Why Some Teams Are Smarter Than Others

Office Holiday Parties Leave Some Employees Out in the Cold

Office social events intended to help coworkers bond can be counterproductive for those who are different from the rest of the team. ... More>

Studying Office Social Networks to Improve Teamwork

New research uses social network analysis to show how leader favoritism can erode trust and influence social interactions between team members. ... More>