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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.
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
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
4 Ways to Rebuild Your Self-Confidence After a Setback
Confidence

4 Ways to Rebuild Your Self-Confidence After a Setback

As pervasive as successes and setbacks are in the startup world, they never become any easier to endure.
Jeff Boss
The Surprising Downsides of Being Clever
Psychology

The Surprising Downsides of Being Clever

Can a high IQ be a burden rather than a boon?
5 Morale Boosters That Kept a Dying Business Afloat Until It Finally Thrived
Psychology

5 Morale Boosters That Kept a Dying Business Afloat Until It Finally Thrived

Business is tough. Success is often just keeping the doors open until things finally click.
Ann Smarty
The Hidden Tricks of Powerful Persuasion
Psychology

The Hidden Tricks of Powerful Persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? It's surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples' heads without them realizing.
4 Ways to Deal With Pressure
Stress Management

4 Ways to Deal With Pressure

Whether you're driving to work or delivering a presentation, you have to get out of your own head.
Jeff Boss