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"How Does HR Use Social Media?" | Roughly 50 percent of prison inmates fall into the medical category of "psychopaths" and so do roughly 37% of people in leadership positions. In what ever way HR uses Social Media to recruit people, it will fail the same way it failed in past decades recuiting psychologically healthy people for leadership positions. Because if processes fail due to the underlying value-sets, then switching the source of the system does not change the results. Sad but true.


Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) | Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis | Alison Ledgerwood joined the Department of Psychology at UC Davis in 2008 after completing her PhD in social psychology at New York University. She is interested in understanding how people think, and how they can think better. Her research, which is funded by the National Science Foundation, investigates how certain ways of thinking about an issue tend to stick in people's heads.


Halo Effect - a cognitive bias - IDEA: ask students to evaluate the impact and influence of this cognitive bias on an individual level (what are their personal experiences with this bias), within and outside of their communities, within social institutions, and at the cultural level (norms, social constructs, historical legacies, etc.) of American society. Ask, who benefits and who is harmed by this bias on institutional and cultural levels?


Ann Laws, a staff member of the psychology department at Iowa State University, reads stories of victims of domestic violence in the empty chairs display, “Violence Leaves an Empty Chair at the Table,” during Domestic Violence Awareness Wednesday on ISU’s central campus in Ames. Two hundred chairs were displayed in the event, and every chair represents a life that was taken by domestic violence and shares the victim’s story. Photo by Nirmalendu Majumdar/Ames Tribune


The logic alphabet: An Interview with Shea Zellweger the former chairman of the Psychology Department at Mount Union College in Alliance, Ohio. His long-standing Logic Alphabet Project began with offhand insights in 1953, and developed into a fully-fledged notation in 1961–1962. It has evolved into patents in the United States, Canada, and Japan.


Undergraduate Research Opportunities - NIU - Department of Psychology

End of Year Business Review presentation template. For board reports, yearly round up meetings, 2015 company or department review. Summary of company events, key financial data, performance indicators and yearly goals achievement

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Intelligent people tend to have fewer friends than the average…

Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selective you become.