Seven years ago a dear companion had a stroke. I was at work when it happened. My cell phone rang. I didn’t recognize the number but decided to answer. 587 more words
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For the skeptics: If this ‘new psychology of leadership’ is so great, why are we only hearing about it now?
Heard promises like ours before? Talk of ‘solving’ the great leadership questions. Assurances of clarity in the face of an incoherent field.
Sure, you say. We’ve heard this before. 1,252 more words
A cerebral automatism, related to the learning process, gives people the propensity to line up to majority opinion even when it contradicts evidence. Here’s an example: 1,546 more words
In the age of social media, false information can spread like wildfire and can have serious consequences. Consider this experience. I was working inside a café when the ground started to quake. 866 more words