News tagged with mindset
Does good behavior lead to more good behavior? Or do we try to balance our good and bad deeds? The answer depends on our ethical mindset, according to new research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Associ ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Mar 07, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
A new study by Stanford psychologist Paul O'Keefe suggests that the culture of our learning and working environments can have long-term effects on our goals and motivation.
Psychology & Psychiatry May 11, 2012 | 4.1 / 5 (8) | 2 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Whether you think you can or think you can't -- you're right, said Henry Ford. A new study, to be published in an upcoming issue of Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Ps ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Sep 30, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 3 |
(PhysOrg.com) -- A new study by Yale University suggests that people's state of mind may influence how physically satisfied they feel after a meal and how likely they are to still feel hungry and consume additional ...
Health May 25, 2011 | 4.7 / 5 (7) | 1 |
New research suggests that racial stereotypes and creativity have more in common than we might think.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jan 07, 2013 | 4 / 5 (2) | 0
Understanding the mindset of mass murderers, especially in the wake of last week's Newtown, Conn., tragedy in which 20 children lost their lives, can seem nearly impossible.
Psychology & Psychiatry Dec 17, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
If applied to the $5-billion-per-year dietary supplement industry, "quality by design" (QbD)—a mindset that helped revolutionize the manufacture of cars and hundreds of other products—could ease concerns ...
Medications Oct 03, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- A magician will have the upper hand because he knows how his trick works. But, according to Jay Olson, the magician might not know why.
Psychology & Psychiatry May 10, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
When you think about your immune system, you probably think about it fighting off a cold. But new research from the University of Adelaide suggests that immune cells in your brain may contribute to how you respond to alcohol.
Health Sep 29, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) has awarded ESMO Designated Center of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care accreditation to 16 new oncology centers. The centers will receive the acknowledgment at the ESMO ...
Cancer Sep 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Contrary to the common perception among physicians that poor people sue doctors more frequently, Ramon L. Jimenez from the Monterey Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Institute and his team demonstrate that socioeconomically ...
Health Feb 27, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
In decision theory and general systems theory, a mindset is a set of assumptions, methods or notations held by one or more people or groups of people which is so established that it creates a powerful incentive within these people or groups to continue to adopt or accept prior behaviors, choices, or tools. This phenomenon of cognitive bias is also sometimes described as mental inertia, "groupthink", or a "paradigm", and it is often difficult to counteract its effects upon analysis and decision making processes.
On the positive side a mindset can also be seen as incident of a person's Weltanschauung or philosophy of life. For example there has been quite some interest in the typical mindset of an entrepreneur.
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