3 Things That Make Genuine Enthusiasm Look Like Bragging

Self-promotion is tricky. You probably do want people to know about your achievements and positive qualities. But then again, you probably don’t want to be obnoxious about it. A failed attempt to impress people can make them like you much less, rather than more. When does self-promotion actually work? When does it backfire? Recent research provides us with some new […]

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What’s Your Decision Making Style? Take the Quiz!

To take the quiz, just pick any unique username that you like. We’re interested in seeing if there are overall statistical relationships between how people score on the different quizzes we offer from time to time, so please pick a username that you can remember and enter each time you take a quiz. All of your results will be kept completely anonymous and confidential, unless you […]

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How to Recognize the 2 Types of Job-Seeker

Job-seekers: What exactly are they looking for, and how do their different approaches influence the final outcome? Let’s illustrate this with some actual research data.   This is the story of a large cohort of graduating seniors at 11 different colleges varying in size, geographical region, and level of prestige. During their senior year of job searching, one type of […]

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