Millennials Are Changing

Narcissism is a personality trait characterized by a sense of entitlement and superiority to others. Research has found that today’s young people are significantly more narcissistic than previous generations. Most of this evidence comes from the generation born in the ‘80s and ‘90s, often referred to as Millennials.   Researchers think this may be a result of the “self-esteem movement” […]

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Psychological Testing in Schools

Is psychological assessment coming to a school near you? The Every Student Succeeds Act (recently replacing No Child Left Behind as Federal law in the US) provides a number of changes. Perhaps most interestingly, it requires schools to assess at least one non-academic outcome. Some schools will soon begin testing their students for desirable personality traits such as optimism, empathy, […]

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3 Reasons Rejecting “Job Hoppers” is a Stupid Mistake

You’re probably familiar with the conventional approach to hiring. Look at resumes to determine who has the right experience, history, or track record. In doing so, there may be some obvious red flags suggesting something is wrong with the candidate. You wouldn’t want to hire someone who has switched jobs often, is currently unemployed, or has gaps in their employment […]

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