Behavior

News and Articles About Behavior

Life Without Smartphones Is Hard to Imagine, According to Nearly Half of U.S. Smartphone Users
Smartphones

Life Without Smartphones Is Hard to Imagine, According to Nearly Half of U.S. Smartphone Users

A recent Gallup poll provides insight into the sneaky, vital and constant ways the devices have come to shape the way we live.
Laura Entis
Binge-Watching Is Our New Normal
Behavior

Binge-Watching Is Our New Normal

The practice of mainlining shows is becoming increasingly acceptable, although it's still an activity that incites complicated emotions, a new study suggests.
Laura Entis
Music to Marketers' Ears: Americans Don't Totally Hate Waiting On Hold
Marketing

Music to Marketers' Ears: Americans Don't Totally Hate Waiting On Hold

Hold the phone. We're more patient than you think, especially if marketers pull these tricks.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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