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How our perceptions affect our well-being

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Keywords: cognitive outlook, perceptions, attention, well-being, emotion, optimism, positive emotions, negative emotions, pessimism, memory, self-esteem, self-determination, attributional style, ruminative style Our cognitive outlook and perceptions, or how we construe things, can have a significant impact on a range of outcomes. For example, people with a generally positive outlook tend to have higher satisfaction ratings for […]

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How teams cope with new challenges through informal leadership

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Keywords: leadership, informal leadership, perceptions, teams, performing teams, social sensing A number of recent studies have identified that a team’s performance is largely based on the group’s ability to re-organise, coordinate and adapt its capabilities, resources, behaviours and actions to meet the needs of the current situation. Recent studies have also found that high performing […]

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Do people prefer emotionally expressive or non-expressive service providers?

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Keywords: work psychology, emotion, emotional expression, perceptions, perceptions of emotion, emotional Labour In many organisations and industries ranging from service organisations like the police through to businesses like hotels and call centres, the actions of the public facing employee can have a dramatic impact on the customer’s relationship with that organisation. One important element is that […]

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How our cognitive outlook and perceptions affect our well-being – new study

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Our cognitive outlook and perceptions, or how we construe things, can have a significant impact on a range of outcomes. For example, people with a generally positive outlook tend to have higher satisfaction ratings for things like relationships, family, job etc. Additionally, as you would expect, people with a more positive take on things tend […]

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