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5 Challenges to Overcome When Searching for a Job

Topic: Recruiting, Unemployment Publication: Personnel Psychology Article: Navigating the black hole: Explicating layers of job search context and adaptational responses Authors: Wanberg, C., Basbug, G., Van Hooft, E.A.J., & Samtani, A. Reviewer: Neil Morelli Researchers have typically studied the job search process by focusing on how hard someone is trying,

Methods Minute: Why Organizational Science Should Consider Bayesian Methods

Topic: Research Methodology, Statistics Publication: Organizational Research Methods Article: The time has come: Bayesian methods for data analysis in the organizational sciences Authors: Kruschke, J. K., Aguinis, H., and Joo, H. Reviewer: Neil Morelli If you’re like me you’ve probably heard grumbling about the limitations with traditional null hypothesis significance

What does it take to make the grade?

Topic: Selection Publication: Perspectives on Psychological Science (2011) Article: The hungry mind: Intellectual curiosity is the third pillar of academic performance Authors: Sophie von Stumm, Benedikt Hell, and Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic Reviewed By: Scott Charles Sitrin, M.A. What predicts academic performance? Previous research has shown that both intelligence and effort do.