Category: *Personality and Individual Differences

Beyond Intelligence (IO Psychology)

Topic: Selection Publication: Personality and Individual Differences (in press) Article: When IQ is not everything: Intelligence, personality and academic performance at school Authors: Patrick C.L. Heaven & Joseph Ciarrochi Reviewed By: Scott Charles Sitrin, M.A. Does the most intelligent person get the best grades?  One would think that the person

Can Personality Lead to Better Performance?

Topic: Motivation, Personality, Job Performance Publication: Personality and Individual Differences (MAR 2009) Article: Using a two-factor theory of achievement motivation to examine performance-based outcomes and self-regulatory processes. Authors: Story, P.A., Hart, J.W., Stasson, M.F., & Mahoney, J.M. Reviewed By: Samantha Paustian-Underdahl Have you ever wondered why some employees seem to find

Crazy Leadership Findings

Topic: Emotions at Work, Leadership, Personality Publication: Personality and Individual Differences Article: The “dark” side of leadership personality and transformational leadership: an exploratory study. Blogger: LitDigger Are you tired of all the literature linking narcissism to leadership? Ready for a new spin? Well, buckle your safety belts and whirl around with me. A