How to Cheat a Psychological Assessment

Psychological assessment is a popular method of learning about people. Assessments come in a variety of formats, for example you might be given a series of statements and asked to indicate how much you agree or disagree with each, or you might be given lists of different options to choose from. Unlike the information we usually gather in everyday life when […]

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Not Hungry? It Could Be Workplace Stress

We have previously discussed how stress at work can influence various aspects of your health and contribute to symptoms such as exhaustion and sleep disturbances. In this post, we focus on the guts of the problem: How stress at work can influence your appetite and contribute to unpleasant symptoms such as nausea, heartburn, and stomach cramps.  stress at work can […]

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It Feels Great to Make a Positive Difference

Here at Cangrade we are excited about science and technology. We could go on about algorithms, predictive analytics, and big data until you are unimaginably bored. We also have plenty to say about relevant topics such as how to predict success in the workplace, the value of hiring effective employees, the value of equal opportunity hiring, the hidden costs of […]

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Take a Vacation to Reduce Conformity

Working in groups and teams can have benefits. Other people can add a range of perspectives and creative solutions that you, as an individual, might not consider or come up with on your own.   Working in groups and teams can also lead to conformity. This reduces the range of perspectives and creative solutions that you might contribute, and that others are even […]

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