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Powerful People Think They Can Control Time

Prompting people to feel more powerful alters their perception of time, making them feel that they have more time at their disposal. ... More>


The Perils of Being a ‘Chameleon’ in a Job Interview

Unconsciously mirroring another person’s behavior—known as the "chameleon effect"—tends to increase likability, but new research finds that unwittingly mimicking negative behavior comes at a cost. ... More>


Feelings of Entitlement Enhance Creativity

People prompted to feel a small, temporary sense of entitlement also showed a significant boost in creativity. ... More>


The Power of Puppies: Looking at Cute Images Can Improve Focus

Cute images may do more than make us smile. Cute photos were linked to improvements in attention and focus, which may help advertisers gain and hold viewers’ attention. ... More>


Your Spouse’s Personality Can Help You Get Ahead at Work