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Job Satisfaction Tends to Increase with Age

A new longitudinal analysis of nearly 22,000 people finds that job satisfaction paradoxically increased with age yet decreased with job tenure. ... More>

How Friends and Personalities Mix

Close friendships can be rewarding, but they often require hard work to maintain. In a 2015 study, researchers examined the relationships among different aspects of personality and friendship satisfaction. ... More>

Researchers have a new theory about how tragedies affect us

Most people aren’t resilient to life’s hardships, researchers find

Natural Resilience to Major Life Stressors Not So Common

A new analysis indicates that when confronted with a major life-altering event, many people can struggle considerably and for long periods of time, contrary to the idea that natural resilience is a common phenomenon. ... More>