Interpersonal Interaction

Why telling the truth could save your life: Most of us would rather lie to avoid awkwardness (even in high-risk situations)

Daily Mail: Many of us would rather tell a white lie than the brutal truth to avoid an awkward social situation. Instead of admitting a friend’s new hair-do is hideous, we may choose to say ‘it’s unique’ or ‘just you’. But a study has revealed that being too polite can More

You’re Rubber, I’m Glue – How Can I Impress You?

Would you rather be a professor or his dependent student? We tend to think being a dependent person isn’t a good thing, but new research has found some positive aspects of dependency. An article published in Current Directions in Psychological Science explains that dependent people have a need to impress More