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Superforecasters: The Art of Accurate Predictions

By studying individuals with exceptional forecasting abilities, researchers are able to pinpoint skills and techniques that can help anyone improve their decision-making accuracy. ... More>

What a Mission to Mars Can Teach Us about Teamwork

Psychological scientists are working with space agencies to develop team-building techniques that will be used by astronauts on future trips to Mars. ... More>

Amazon’s Mistake: Mixing Creative Conflict With Animosity

New research shows how the right kind of conflict can enhance team performance, while other varieties can lead to personal drama and productivity loss. ... More>

Social Constraints Can Spark Creativity in Diverse Groups

New research finds that imposing clear rules for behavior in mixed-gender teams actually boosts the quality of a group’s creative output. ... More>

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>