2009

Why Groups Fail to Share Information Effectively

10 August 2009

When asked to make a group decision, instead of sharing vital information known only to themselves, people tend to repeat information that everyone already knows.

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40 Superb Psychology Blogs

21 July 2009

Forty of the best psychology blogs, chosen to give you a broad sweep of the most interesting content being produced online right now.

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Fighting Groupthink With Dissent

14 July 2009

Why dissent is vital to effective decision-making.

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How Newcomers Can Influence Established Groups

9 July 2009

Research suggests unreasoning hostility to newcomers clearly exists in groups, even when their suggestions are sound.

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Are Your Initials Holding You Back?

6 July 2009

We are so sensitive to what things are called that our performance may be marred by something as seemingly insignificant as our own initials.

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10 Rules That Govern Groups

1 July 2009

What most groups of people have in common.

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Persuasion: The Right-Ear Advantage

24 June 2009

If you want someone to comply with a random request for a cigarette, you should speak into their right ear.

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