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Psychological Distance: 10 Fascinating Effects of a Simple Mind Hack — PsyBlog

Psychological Distance: 10 Fascinating Effects of a Simple Mind Hack — PsyBlog | Fun with Psychology | Scoop.it

"This mind hack is simple: you imagine yourself way off in the future, or living in a different country or as a different person. The aim is to have that feeling of detachment, of stepping outside yourself, by whatever means you can."


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Stress and Education - PsychBLOG.co.uk

Stress and Education - PsychBLOG.co.uk | Fun with Psychology | Scoop.it

"Although stress evolved to keep us safe from physical threats, it is most commonly experienced for social reasons nowadays – work pressure, problems in a relationship, money worries, and so on. Stress is a one-size-fits-all response, rather being tailored to specific circumstances, and in many such cases it can be counterproductive. Due to the physiological processes entailed, prolonged stress can have devastating effect on the mind and body."

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How To Encourage People To Change Their Own Minds — PsyBlog

How To Encourage People To Change Their Own Minds — PsyBlog | Fun with Psychology | Scoop.it

If you want to convince someone, read and take some advice from here :)

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Daniel Kim's comment, May 19, 2012 9:01 AM
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Ken Morrison's comment, May 19, 2012 2:48 PM
Daniel. Your articles are always very interesting.
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Daniel Kim's comment, May 19, 2012 6:43 PM
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The Dunning-Kruger Effect: Why The Incompetent Don’t Know They’re Incompetent — PsyBlog

The Dunning-Kruger Effect: Why The Incompetent Don’t Know They’re Incompetent — PsyBlog | Fun with Psychology | Scoop.it

We all have the ability to learn from our mistakes.

Knowing and not underestimating ourselves is the tricky part.

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The Ultimatum Game — PsyBlog

The Ultimatum Game — PsyBlog | Fun with Psychology | Scoop.it

"Why do people reject an offer of 25% of the total pot? If the pot is $100 then they are choosing between getting $25 or nothing at all. So why do they choose nothing at all?"

 

People would say, it's not fair.

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Why Teamwork is Overrated — PsyBlog

Why Teamwork is Overrated — PsyBlog | Fun with Psychology | Scoop.it

Sometimes we need to play as a team.. But, if there is no harmony, it would be better to work as individual.

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