Behavior

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This Personality Trait Predicts Your Tendency to Lie and Cheat
Honesty

This Personality Trait Predicts Your Tendency to Lie and Cheat

Employers might want to start testing for honesty and humility before hiring or promoting people.
Don't Screw Up a Meeting By Making One of These 7 Mistakes
Meetings

Don't Screw Up a Meeting By Making One of These 7 Mistakes

Advance homework and preparation is key to every good first impression.
Martin Zwilling
10 Behaviors of Unstoppable Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs

10 Behaviors of Unstoppable Entrepreneurs

What do successful business owners do that others don't?
Sujan Patel
What Warren Buffett Told a 7th-Grader Who Asked for His Advice
Warren Buffett

What Warren Buffett Told a 7th-Grader Who Asked for His Advice

It had nothing to do with good grades or eating all of your vegetables.
6 Behaviors People in Business Loathe
Problem Behaviors

6 Behaviors People in Business Loathe

If you find yourself doing any of these things, you really should stop -- right now.
Adam Callinan
Proceed With Caution: Should Smartphones Come With a Warning?
News and trends

Proceed With Caution: Should Smartphones Come With a Warning?

A recent study from the University of Derby recommends that consumers be given fair warning about the potential addictive properties of mobile devices.
Nina Zipkin
10 Behaviors of Genuine People
Leadership

10 Behaviors of Genuine People

In a world of phony fads, media hype, virtual personas, and personal brands, being genuine is becoming an endangered quality.
Steve Tobak
How Wanting 'Likes' on Social Media Is Killing Our Capacity for Actual Joy (Infographic)
Social Media

How Wanting 'Likes' on Social Media Is Killing Our Capacity for Actual Joy (Infographic)

'I disciplined my son and he threw a tantrum that I thought was so funny that I disciplined him again just so I could video it,' wrote one participant in a new study about social media addiction.
Geoff Weiss
How Understanding Behavioral Psychology Can Help Your Business Blossom
Psychology

How Understanding Behavioral Psychology Can Help Your Business Blossom

Tony Robbins says understanding humanity's six basic needs can be an entrepreneurial game-changer.
John Rampton
10 Behaviors You Never See in Successful People
Leadership

10 Behaviors You Never See in Successful People

How you act defines you as a leader. That's why there are so few real leaders nowadays.
Steve Tobak
How Facebook 'Likes' Could Be Used to Make Personality-Based Hiring Decisions
Personality

How Facebook 'Likes' Could Be Used to Make Personality-Based Hiring Decisions

A new study shows that our 'likes' are very good at predicting openness, conscientiousness, extraversion, agreeableness and neuroticism.
Laura Entis
Right in Sports, Wrong for Business -- the 4 Differences Leaders Must Realize
Ethics

Right in Sports, Wrong for Business -- the 4 Differences Leaders Must Realize

Don't get carried away with sports analogies. Pro athletes and coaches sometimes behave the opposite of how professionals should act in an office setting.
Marty Fukuda
Are Business Ethics at a Low Ebb?
Ethics

Are Business Ethics at a Low Ebb?

The fate of startups may eventually be tied to their ability to respect customers, partners, staff and society. Is it time to adopt CEO Dov Seidman's idea?
Andrew Keen
Know When to Double Down in Business
Taking risks

Know When to Double Down in Business

Running a startup can resemble playing a game of blackjack. Be savvy and strategic yet willing to take risks at the right moment.
Marty Fukuda