Personality

Men have better sex with emotionally unstable women

Men have better sex with women who are emotionally unstable, a study has revealed.<p>And women prefer men who are less agreeable but pay attention to …

Psychology

Why do toxic people get promoted?

Difficult personalities are often useful for the organization and that’s why they have a higher chance of promotion. Photo: iStock<p>Sometimes the wrong …

Psychology

Biometric Mirror: Reflecting the imperfections in AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) which rates a user's physical and personality traits based on a photograph of them has been developed by the University of Melbourne and Science Gallery Melbourne.<p>The Biometric Mirror compares the photograph to a database of what 10,000 people think of different facial …

Artificial Intelligence

Canyon unveils all-new revamped Spectral for 2018

The 2018 Canyon Spectral, the German direct-to-market brand’s venerable mid-travel trail ripper has received a much-needed revamp. It was the Sender, …

Personality

The best Austin bar for every Myers-Briggs personality type

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Austin

One group definitely faces prejudice in college admissions. It's not who you think it is.

Do Harvard and other elite universities illegally discriminate against Asian-American applicants?<p>I’m not sure. But there’s another group of people who definitely face routine prejudice in college admissions. They’re the quiet types who keep to themselves, often preferring a relaxed evening at home …

College & University

3 common myths about introverts that just won't die

Before 2013, only personality psychologists and career counselors cared about introversion and extroversion. But when Susan Cain published her bestseller, <i>Quiet</i>, everything shifted.<p>People who had previously thought they were too quiet, shy, hard to get to know, or, as Cain put it, "somewhere between …

Behavioral Sciences

Three public meetings for Buncombe residents to say what they want in next county manager

In the wake of the Wanda Greene scandal, Buncombe County commissioners and interim county manager ask for the public's input in the hiring of the …

Asheville

I see Unicorns and Rainbows!

What an incredibly cute swag, right? But how did it turn into a winning augmented reality (AR) hack at the recent Wallifornia Music Festival …

Lean Startups

Marvel Reveals the Problem With Spider-Man's New Status Quo

With the relaunch of Amazing Spider-Man, Marvel has taken the web-slinger back to basics and nothing about Spider-Man is as basic as the "with great …

Marvel Universe

Challenge your first impressions

The need to hire talent is a good indication that your business is scaling up, but entrepreneurs looking to make new additions should proceed with …

Money (UK)

Single Girl Collectibles

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Webcomics

10 Ways to Gauge the Right Candidate

The biggest challenge for an HR is to find the suitable person for a job and hence we tell you the streamlined method of doing so<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Many of us have …

Employment

7 print pieces to perk up your wardrobe

Just because summer is beginning to peter out, doesn’t mean you need to be heading for plain autumnal tones.<p>There’s always a place for print no …

Clothing

Persona 3 to receive its own range of character-based perfumes

Atlus has announced a new collaboration with Japanese fragrance company Primaniacs to release a new range of perfumes for men and women, based on the …

Persona (Video Game)

This is the rarest personality type in the world

You’ve most likely had to take a Myers-Briggs Type Indicator test at some point in your life. If you haven’t, here’s a quick summary: The test measures which side you lean more towards in four different areas: <i>Extroversion vs. Introversion, Sensing vs. Intuition, Thinking vs. Feeling,</i> and <i>Judging vs.</i> …

Psychology

What to Do If You're an Introvert and He's Not

Our resident psychiatrist Samantha Boardman on how couples with different personality types can find balance.<p>Q: I’m more antisocial than my partner. Is this a bad thing?<p>If your idea of the perfect evening is a quiet dinner at home and your partner’s ideal night is hanging out at a crowded bar, all …

Psychology

We made a bracket to help you choose the best fictional boyfriend

<i>It’s</i> <i>Summer Lovin’ Week</i> <i>here at Mashable, which means things are getting steamy. In honor of the release of Crazy Rich Asians, we’re celebrating</i> …

Flirting

How your personality traits affect your paycheck

What makes really smart people tick? Why do some end up earning so much more than others? And how much do these disparate outcomes have to do with …

Psychology

‘Please do not switch me off!’: An experiment with a begging robot shows people hesitate to pull the plug

If a little humanoid robot begged you not to shut it off, would you show compassion?<p>In an experiment designed to investigate how people treat robots when they act like humans, many participants struggled to power down a pleading robot, either refusing to shut it off or taking more than twice the …

Robotics

How to Get on with Anyone – Gain the confidence and charisma to communicate with any personality type? Review

By @SimonCocking review of How to Get on with Anyone – Gain the confidence and charisma to communicate with any personality type? By Catherine …

Technology (Ireland)

True bakkie power: the top 5 features of Mercedes-Benz’s new X-Class

The new Mercedes-Benz X-Class is the first premium bakkie of its kind. Combining comfort, class and all the strengths of a classic pickup, here are …

Business (South Africa)

8 Times Mila Kunis Shared Her Wisdom (And Her Wit)

"I don’t believe in perfection."<p>Slide 1/10<p>David M. Benett/Getty Images for Gemfields<p>We have been watching Mila Kunis on the small and big screens for …

Mila Kunis

A.I. goes eye-gazing for personality traits

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>Researchers have discovered a way to stare artificial intelligence deep into the windows of humans’ souls and emerge with a score …

Artificial Intelligence

Six Strategies to Help Introverts Thrive at School and Feel Understood

In every classroom, teachers try to engage students who have a variety of temperaments: extroverts, introverts and ambiverts. They work with children …

Teaching

25+ Creative Event Invitations To Impress Your Guests

<i>Times comes when you, the introvert designer behind the desk has to hold a party, reunion, celebration of some sort. Okay, maybe not all designers</i> …

Weddings

How to Sell Your Soft Skills in a Job Interview

Women are still earning a heck of a lot less than men. White women make approximately 20 percent less than their white male counterparts, and the reality for women of color is much bleaker: If we closed the gender wage gap, the average Latinx woman would make nearly $1,000,000 more over the course …

Employment

'Black sheep' Novella has anti-social traits but poses low risk with intervention, court hears

Jenna Etheridge<p>Murder-accused Guatemalan Diego Novella during his trail appearance in the Western Cape High Court. (Brenton Geach, Gallo Images, file)<p>…

Western Cape

How To Tell If Your Start-Up Idea Will Be A Success

When <i>marie claire</i> partnered with business-education company Tech Ready Women for a two-day masterclass, our mission was to help women reach their full …

Startups

7 incredible things that happen once you learn to love being alone

We live in a world of constant contact — a place that’s losing sight of the importance of being alone. Offices are abandoning cubicles in favor of …

Emotional Intelligence