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Researchers Identify Decision-making Center Of The Brain
2014-03-11 13:03:32

Although choosing to do something because the perceived benefit outweighs the financial cost is something people do daily, little is known about what happens in the brain when a person makes these kinds of decisions.

How Brain Makes Toss Up Decisions
2013-12-06 13:48:39

A new field of study called neuroeconomics combines neuroscience and economics to try and understand how the brain makes toss-up decisions.

People With Higher Emotional Intelligence Are Better Decision Makers
2013-11-20 12:02:49

When a person possesses an elevated or high EQ, they are able to use their abilities positively as a means to relieve stress, communicate effectively, empathize with others, overcome challenges and defuse potential conflicts with others.

2013-10-31 23:24:58

Pushes Boundaries of Business Apps for iPad and Android Tablets Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Every day employees across organizations must

2013-07-30 10:41:25

Men who decide to be screened for prostate cancer and those who forgo PSA screening stick with their decisions after receiving materials explaining the risks and benefits of the test.

2013-07-17 23:25:28

i-Sight Software has announced that it will offer a free training webinar on how to eliminate bias in investigations.

2013-07-09 16:33:52

U.S. intelligence agents – like the embattled Edward Snowden – are more prone to irrational inconsistencies in decision making when compared to college students and post-college adults.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.