Latest Choice Stories

2011-08-23 21:16:22

We make decisions all our lives—so you'd think we'd get better and better at it.

2011-07-19 12:00:51

Should I skip my morning workout today so I can sleep longer?

2011-07-08 14:28:24

A study by Columbia Business School's marketing professors Ran Kivetz, Philip H. Geier, Jr. Professor of Marketing, and Oded Netzer, Philip H. Geier Jr. Associate Professor, Marketing, alongside Rom Schrift, Assistant Professor of Marketing, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (he received his Ph.D. from Columbia Business School in 2011), demonstrates the existence of "complicating choice" – the process that decision-makers unintentionally initiate when making certain...

2011-04-26 23:33:29

Having power over others and having choices in your own life share a critical foundation: control.

2011-03-29 20:01:48

Too much choice can be a bad thing—not just for the individual, but for society.

2011-01-04 00:00:37

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2010-12-20 11:01:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- People's Choice announced today that fans have cast a record-breaking 175 million votes thus far for PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2011, a 182% increase over last year's voting total.

2010-07-29 15:32:47

In Greek mythology, the gods punished Sisyphus by condemning him to roll a rock up a steep hill for eternity.

2010-06-30 12:20:00

Many people believe that getting older means losing a mental edge, leading to poor decision-making.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.