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By David Ludden Ph.D. on November 30, 2018 in Talking Apes
Meetings are a dreaded part of almost any job. But when they’re done well, meetings can build team spirit and motivate members to work toward common goals.
By Tara Well Ph.D. on November 12, 2018 in The Clarity
Want to get more done? Try this new approach and find the sweet spot between structure and freedom.
By Victor Lipman on November 06, 2018 in Mind of the Manager
A move into management can pose delicate relationship challenges. Here are 5 practical tips to make the transition successful.
By Bob Rosen Ph.D. on October 23, 2018 in Are You Aware?
Why is it so difficult to deal with anxiety? Learn how to leverage the emotion to your advantage.
By Alice Boyes Ph.D. on September 18, 2018 in In Practice
These productivity strategies can improve your efficiency—even if you don't have superhuman self-control.
By Dona Matthews Ph.D. on August 30, 2018 in Going Beyond Intelligence
Sleep is when your child’s body and brain repair damage from today and get ready for a happy, energetic, productive tomorrow. You can help ensure your kids get the sleep they need.
By Hal McDonald Ph.D. on August 20, 2018 in Time Travelling with Apollo
Acting out figurative expressions of creativity can literally make us more creative.
By Lloyd I Sederer M.D. on August 13, 2018 in Therapy, It’s More Than Just Talk
Death visits with and without an invitation...why invite it?
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How often have you put your heart and soul into something—a sales pitch, a presentation, a letter, or a conversation—only to find that it misses the mark?
By Wendy L. Patrick, Ph.D. on August 04, 2018 in Why Bad Looks Good
Want to finish your work and enjoy the rest of your life? Research reveals the benefits of personalizing your space.
By Jeffrey Davis M.A. on July 31, 2018 in Tracking Wonder
Are you feeling blocked and troubled when it comes to cultivating successful creative collaboration? Here are some tips to help beat the barriers.
By Hal McDonald Ph.D. on July 02, 2018 in Time Travelling with Apollo
A recent study shows that consuming caffeine increases entropy, or disorder, in your brain, and that's not a bad thing.
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Are you hassled for being a procrastinator? Perhaps you can use it to your advantage, with a few tweaks. Procrastination could be productive.
By Sara Gluck, Ph.D., LCSW on June 17, 2018 in Do Your Own Think
We may avoid drawing attention to our disabilities for the fear that we will be seen only for what we can’t do, instead of for the many things we can.
By Cody Kommers on May 21, 2018 in A Friendly Interest
A good book, like a mutual fund, should be judged by its return on investment.
By Anne M. Cleary Ph.D. on May 15, 2018 in Quirks of Memory
Have you ever felt that insight came to you in a dream? From where do innovative ideas come? New research helps explain why the old adage "sleep on it" may be true.
By Emma M. Seppälä Ph.D. on March 20, 2018 in Feeling It
We value excitement, stress, hustle, and bustle. What we fail to realize is that by staying calm we conserve our energy, are happier, and more emotionally intelligent.
By David Niose on January 21, 2018 in Our Humanity, Naturally
Technology is disrupting the workforce and creating an entire class of individuals who are productively "useless." Is this not a problem, but an opportunity?
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How to conquer the fear of public speaking once and for all.
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We criticize athletes who use PEDs, but many people everywhere "self-medicate" to help them study, perform, sleep, have sex, stay awake, and lose weight, among other pursuits.
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