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What the Color of Your Logo Says About Your Company (Infographic)
Infographics

What the Color of Your Logo Says About Your Company (Infographic)

The Golden Arches just wouldn't communicate the same thing if they were purple.
Catherine Clifford
Our Brains Are Predisposed to Misery, But That Doesn't Mean You Have to Be Miserable
Psychology

Our Brains Are Predisposed to Misery, But That Doesn't Mean You Have to Be Miserable

Before you get depressed about all this, remember that you can change your emotions and feelings.
Matt Mayberry
The Science Behind Our Obsession With Liking Things Online
Psychology

The Science Behind Our Obsession With Liking Things Online

The fact that it's such a popular element of Facebook's functionality goes a long way in showing how important it is, both for the people clicking the button, and those on the receiving end.
Liraz Margalit
Evolution: Why Are Most of Us Right-Handed?
Brain

Evolution: Why Are Most of Us Right-Handed?

Right-handed people are dominant worldwide -- but why?
The 4 Principles Needed to Achieve, or Deliver, Happiness
Happiness

The 4 Principles Needed to Achieve, or Deliver, Happiness

Different people have different ideas about what might make them happy, but one thing is for sure: money only works to certain point.
Tony Hsieh and Jenn Lim
The Proven, Reasonable and Totally Unsexy Way to Become More Successful
Habits

The Proven, Reasonable and Totally Unsexy Way to Become More Successful

Changing human behavior is often considered to be one of the hardest things to do in business and in life. Yet, there is a very reliable way that human behavior changes over the long-term.
James Clear
Are You an Empathetic or Analytical Thinker? Your Music Playlist May Hold the Answer.
Music

Are You an Empathetic or Analytical Thinker? Your Music Playlist May Hold the Answer.

According to a new study, the kind of music you like reflects the way your brain processes information.
Laura Entis
The Best Way to Win an Argument
Psychology

The Best Way to Win an Argument

How do you change someone's mind if you think you are right and he or she is wrong? Psychology reveals the last thing to do is the tactic we usually resort to.
6 Ways You Can Make Bad Situations Better
Failure

6 Ways You Can Make Bad Situations Better

When life gives you lemons, well, you know what to do.
Chelsea Berler
How Judgment Is Ruining Your Career (and How to Stop It)
Leadership

How Judgment Is Ruining Your Career (and How to Stop It)

Three steps to stop wasting energy on mistakes that can actually be turned into learning experiences.
Bill Connolly
11 Signs Someone Is Lying to You
Lying

11 Signs Someone Is Lying to You

Turns out, the majority of the people you talk to on a daily basis are liars. Here's how to spot 'em.
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.
People Don't Want Something Truly New, They Want the Familiar Done Differently.
Psychology

People Don't Want Something Truly New, They Want the Familiar Done Differently.

If your new product or service isn't gaining traction, ask yourself, 'What's my California Roll?'
Nir Eyal