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The Sound of Employability: Interviewers Judge Your Voice

Researchers find that vocal cues during a job interview are frequently used by employers to gauge a candidate’s level of anxiety and even intelligence. ... More>


Older Workers Possess Unique Cognitive Strengths

Two teams of researchers find that different components of intelligence peak at different points during the lifetime. ... More>


Walking at Lunchtime Buffers Against Workplace Stress

Taking a lunch hour stroll was shown to have a positive influence on people’s mood, enthusiasm, and perception of performance at work. ... More>


Old (Commuting) Habits Die Hard

The ideal time to convince commuters to make the switch from driving to taking public transportation appears to be right after a major event disrupts their day-to-day travel routine. ... More>


A Disagreeable Personality Can Help Get Original Ideas Noticed

Although disagreeable people are no more creative than their more cooperative peers, they may be better at convincing others to support their innovative ideas. ... More>