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Are Leaders Psychopathic?

Many of us have experienced bosses whose behaviours we colloquially see as psychopathic, and this makes for attractive click-bait. The reality is however far more nuanced.

Are Leaders Psychopathic? 2019-04-16T02:01:15+00:00

Finally, Some Good News of the Replication Front – Sorta

While the failure to replicate findings from the psychological literature has been a common critique of psychology in the recent press, one area of psychology which does appear to replicate is that of trait-based prediction, a finding that is especially relevant for I/O Psychology.

Finally, Some Good News of the Replication Front – Sorta 2019-04-12T05:41:39+00:00

Plagiarism in the 21st Century

Turnitin, the plagiarism detector that most Universities has been sold. Having used Turnitin for years now, I have found the software to be improving continually, and the software regularly picks most aspects of plagiarism relatively fast.

Plagiarism in the 21st Century 2019-04-01T00:42:05+00:00

The Insignificance of Significance Testing

This week, scientists from around the world have made a call to stop the over-reliance on the use of statistical significance testing

The Insignificance of Significance Testing 2019-03-28T02:03:15+00:00

The Gendered Brain and the Seven Deadly Sins of Psychological Science

A new book has recently hit the market that I believe should be mandatory reading for most scientists in the field. The book is called - 'The Gendered Brain: The New Neuroscience That Shatters The Myth Of The Female Brain' - and the key premise of the book is that men and women’s brains are simply not that different.While the key issue discussed is certainly important, I believe there are far larger issues for the discipline that are highlighted in this book.

The Gendered Brain and the Seven Deadly Sins of Psychological Science 2019-03-15T01:00:51+00:00

The Role Of The Executive Psychologist As A Coach

Executive coaching is increasingly popular for organisations aiming to get the best out of their managers and high performing talent. With the

The Role Of The Executive Psychologist As A Coach 2017-12-07T04:07:42+00:00