Men are being driven away from macho occupations like surgery and the Royal Marines because they don’t feel that they are ‘man enough’, according to new research.
Work and Business
The acoustic properties of a person's voice can change in relation to how powerful they are, a new study has revealed.
People who are looking for creative solutions to problems might be better off if they do not "think outside the box", new research has indicated.
Across different professions, many people are familiar with the sense of having to deliver more with less, meaning clocking-off time falls later and later.
Three free public events on psychology are being held during our Division of Clinical Psychology’s Annual Conference in Glasgow next week. The conference takes place at t he Raddison Blu Hotel, 301 Argyle Street, Glasgow.
Mid-level managers are likely to show signs of "hermit crab syndrome" if they do not feel their ideas are being reflected in top management decisions, a new study has found
Picture a banker tossing a coin. She knows the more times that she flips a tail, the more money she wins (up to $200), so long as she gets more tails than a rival playing the same game.
The Society’s Division of Occupational Psychology has announced this year’s annual award winners.
People who show chance-level decision making are often confident about decisions that turn out to be accurate, according to new research.
Using social media for personal reasons in the workplace might have a few positive effects, new research indicates.
Date: Friday 28 November 2014
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Venue: GC1.08, Tower Building, 166-220 Holloway Road, N7 8DB (opposite Holloway Road tube station)
This workshop is cancelled
This workshop is for anyone interested in learning about meta-synthesis of qualitative research for the purposes of systematically reviewing a diverse evidence base.
**Please note: This workshop is fully booked**
Create and utilise mixed methods research designs in applied psychology.
A new perspective on conducting research in psychology.
09:30 Registration/Tea and Coffee
10:00 Workshop starts (there will be a break for lunch)
16:30 Workshop ends
This workshop will offer researchers who are more used to working within quantitative paradigms some ways, advantages and challenges of combining quantitative methods with qualitative methods to conduct mixed methods research.
The underrepresentation of women in professions such as surgery and in leadership roles will be under discussion at the Annual Conference of
Talent Management (TM) is defined as the attraction, identification, development, deployment, engagement, and retention of high potential staff.
The Enabling Workplaces Working Group of the Division of Occupational Psychology presents a workshop on the diagnosis and assessment of adults with specific cognitive difficulties (e.g. Dyslexia).
Organisations do better when there are clear communication channels that allow staff to point out ways the company can improve. Similarly, teams who freely share ideas and concerns are more tight-knit and motivated.
People who have previously been employed at scandal-hit companies are often getting overlooked for jobs, according to a new study.
Implementing NHS Culture Change: Contributions from Occupational Psychology
The Division of Occupational Psychology (DOP) will be launching their policy report, ‘Implementing NHS Culture Change: Contributions from Occupati
Honest people are still able to be corrupted if they assume a position of power, new research has concluded.
We’ve all experienced rudeness at work; at the time it’s offensive and can harm our creativity, but it bears even darker fruits in the long-term, as repeated exposure is associated with depression, anxiety and psychological distress.
It's often assumed that a desire to reduce income inequality is held only by people on lower pay, or by those who endorse left-wing views.
To coincide with UK National Work-Life Week 2014, our Division of Occupational Psychology’s working group on work-life balance is convening an interactive seminar this afternoon (Friday 26 September) to debate the psychological evidence for and ag