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Pluralistic ignorance

In the process of examining the reactions of other people to resolve our uncertainty, however, we are likely to overlook a subtle but important fact. Those people are probably examining the social evidence, too.

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Social proof

The principle of social proof states that one means we use to determine what is correct is to find out what other people think is correct.

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There's A Train A Comin'

The People’s Climate March on Sept 21 will be the 4th time I’ve joined in a public demonstration to call attention to an environmental issue. The 4th time I’ve joined in clearly visible activities. 237 more words


Using Science to Combat Stress

With the carefree days of summer ending, we begin new routines to adjust to the upcoming seasons. I can already feel stress set in as I have to manage my day for shorter hours, dress for colder weather, leave earlier for my commute, and make sure I get enough Vitamin D. 380 more words

Confluence Health Updates

Small change of the week: Hop on the path to a good night’s rest

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We are a nation that doesn’t get enough sleep. That doesn’t just make us tired. It means we are performing at less than peak. 344 more words


3 Psychological Needs Leaders Must Address to Create an Engaging Work Environment

A workplace can facilitate, foster, and enable flourishing, or it can disrupt, thwart, and impede it, says motivation expert Susan Fowler in a cover story for Personal Excellence magazine… 492 more words

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