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Is Social Psychology Biased Against Republicans?

On January 27, 2011, from a stage in the middle of the San Antonio Convention Center, Jonathan Haidt addressed the participants of the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. The topic was an ambitious one: a vision for social psychology in the year 2020. Haidt began by …

Critical Thinking

The 23 Most Important Questions In Business

<b>What you are about to read is for anyone trying to make money, create a job or get a better one.</b><p>If you’re losing sleep over your livelihood, here’s some comforting news: As much and as fast as the world changes, the <i>fundamental reasons</i> for success and failure endure. To reckon with them, you have to …

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How to Use Pinterest to Promote Your Products

Is your business on Pinterest?<p>Or are you still unsure how to use Pinterest to effectively promote your products or company?<p>In November, Pinterest …

Infographics

5 Key Questions on Social Media, Content & SEO

A few weeks ago, @aknecht and @SocialMichelleR had me on their #socialchat and as I am prone to do, I ask for questions in advance and try to answer …

26 Ways to Market Your Business With Tumblr

Shares 3K<p>How much do you know about the microblogging site Tumblr?<p>Launched in 2007, Tumblr has experienced tremendous growth over the past several …

Bangkok 101: What (and Where) to Eat

Food in Bangkok is what the Magic Kingdom is to Orlando. It is a symbol of pride and one of the biggest reasons to go. Thais eat 24 hours a day and …

Mandarin Oriental

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Current Obsessions: Tricoleur<p>by Gardenista Team<p>Trending on Remodelista: 5 Design Ideas to Steal from France<p>by Gardenista Team<p>Current Obsessions: …

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8 Vulnerable Moments That Make Sex More Fun

<i>This guest article from YourTango was written by Dr. Aline Zoldbrod and Dr. Shoshana Bennett.</i><p>How can you add more spice to your sex life? This …

Twitter Traffic: How to Double Your Traffic to Your Content

Do you use Twitter for business?<p>Are you wondering how to use Twitter to increase traffic to your blog?<p>To learn how to use Twitter to grow your …

Social Media

Study suggests fathers should ask kids: 'Am I the dad you need me to be?'

As Father's Day approaches, psychologists say dads should ask their children for a little more feedback than they might get with the yearly greeting …

10 Quick Facts About Social Psychology

Social psychology is a fascinating topic that has yielded a great deal of research on how people behave in groups. In many cases, the results of …

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How Our Emotions Work - PsyBlog

Do anger and envy have upsides? Does keeping busy make us happy? Why is regret so powerful? These and much more…<p>Emotions aren’t just things that …

Fiji for first-timers: how to choose an island

Fiji is blessed with so much turquoise water, white sand beaches, jungle rivers and authentic culture that it almost seems unfair. Whether you're looking for a decadent resort, family getaway or backpacker adventure, these islands have it all.<p>Wherever you go, expect the warmest welcomes the world …

3 Simple Ways to Improve Nonverbal Communication

Nonverbal communication is just as important — if not more important — than verbal communication. Sometimes we focus so much on what we are saying or …

The Halo Effect and How It Affects You

The halo effect is a type of cognitive bias in which our overall impression of a person influences how we feel and think about his or her character. …

Developing Good Habits Is More Important Than Self-Control In Meeting Goals

Stress and exhaustion may turn us into zombies, but a novel study shows that mindless behavior doesn't just lead to overeating and shopping sprees - …

Which Behaviors Must Leaders Avoid?

If you want to empower, engage, or motivate others, don’t just focus on increasing your positive behaviors. Pay attention to what you need to <i>stop</i> doing as well. Why? Because people remember the bad more than the good. To quote from a previous HBR article, How to Play to Your Strengths, “Multiple …

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Ad class gets a taste of reality

It’s time for the advertising majors to put their skills to the test as they compete against 20 universities to create the best ad campaign for …

Seven Strategies for Simplifying Your Organization

<i>This post is co-authored with Lisa Bodell.</i><p>Over the past several years we have heard hundreds of managers talk about the negative impact of complexity on both productivity and workplace morale. This message has been reinforced by the findings of major CEO surveys conducted by IBM and KPMG [PDF], …

31 Actionable Social Media Marketing Tips Based On Research

9 Social Media Benefits Every Business Can Use<p>No longer marketing’s shiny new object, <b>social media</b> has become an indispensable tool to achieve key …

Case Study as a B2B Content Marketing Tactic - Pros, Cons & Best Practices of Case Studies

Within the realm of B2B marketing, it’s stories, not “features and benefits” that allow brands to create relevant and engaging connections with …

Co-marketing is a powerful lead generation tactic

One of the greatest lead generation tactics around is the trusted referral. I mean, I know you know that, but what are you actually doing to take …

Stress Can Encourage Good Habits Too

<b>Although stress can motivate some people to overeat or go on a shopping spree, it can also encourage them to stick to their good habits, such as</b> …

2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5.3L 4x4 Crew Cab

Staying true Chevy blue to the classic pickup recipe.<p>TESTED<p>You’d think truck makers would be throwing a veritable conniption, what with gas prices so high and the concept of vehicle downsizing seemingly taking hold. Yeah, right—big-time pickup makers have it the other way around, acting more like …