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Learnt Authenticity

It has been asserted that we should all strive to be authentic in the work place. But what does this mean? Can customer serving staff express their real attitudes? What does it mean to have a "managed heart"? Read More

Deep or surface...

Deep or surface, it's all a game to get you to separate from your your money. My best solution is to engage with these people as little as possible. That means not taking as much of a part in the materialistic acquisition aspect of society. I stay home a lot and read books. My wife stays home a lot and writes stories and novels. And we dropped the TV 3 years ago. This lifestyle satisfies us. Glenn

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Adrian Furnham, Ph.D., is a professor of psychology at University College London and the Norwegian Business School.

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