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How can you uncover your best self? Start by judging other people — really
Uncovering your micro-motives -- that collection of super-specialized things that make your particular heart sing -- are key to finding fulfillment and success at work, say social scientists Todd Rose and Ogi Ogas. And there's a fun way to identify them: observing how you judge others.
Posted Oct 2018
Why having a Plan B can sometimes backfire
Research has found that having a backup plan might actually sabotage your efforts toward Plan A. Before you set up your safety net, read these lessons from women scientists.
Posted Jun 2017
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Why we’re so attached to our own creations — even when they’re ugly
Behavioral economist Dan Ariely points out the surprising joy and engagement we feel when we make things
Posted Nov 2016