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Weight Bias Impacts Our Perceptions of Competence

A new study finds that people give overweight individuals low ratings for competence, regardless of their qualifications or performance. ... More>


Bosses Can Spot Self-Serving Workers

Supervisors are surprisingly good at gauging whether workers’ motivations are selfish or genuinely altruistic. ... More>


The Vicious Cycle of Workplace Bullying

Victims of workplace bullying often become stressed and anxious, making them easy targets for additional abuse. ... More>


Offering a Range of Numbers Can Lead to an Edge in Negotiations

From starting salaries to used car prices, negotiators who proposed a range ended up with better deals than those who offered a single figure. ... More>


The Slippery-Slope Effect: Minor Misdeeds Lead to Major Ones

A new study finds that small ethical infractions can easily snowball into major violations when left unchecked over time. ... More>