Reader View · ~11 min read · From 2018 · A deep dive into 7 psychology facts that all social media marketers should know and how you can apply them to everything from content and customer support to strategy and execution. · Shared by 146, including Bilal Aslam, Michael Musgrove, Rachel Miller | #InfluencerMarketing, Andrew Ermogenous, Nico Müller 🇺🇦, Gianluca Diegoli, Marsha Collier, Stephanie A Kowalski, Oliver Ewinger
Reader View · ~18 min read · From 2020 · This extensive article discusses how the human pursuit of happiness can be measured, studied, and applied to increase world happiness. · Shared by 644, including Ceferino Díaz, Jacob du Toit, Katja Evertz
Happiness can be measured by these three factors: the presence of positive emotions, the absence of negative emotions, and life satisfaction
Summary · Reader View · ~12 min read · From 2017 · New discoveries about the human mind show the limitations of reason. · Shared by 1211, including Shelley Bonanno, MA, LLP (she/her/hers), Susan Krauss Whitbourne PhD, Jeff Atwood, Brian Laung Aoaeh, CFA, Braden Kelley, Mark Kaigwa, Anita Leirfall, Mathew Ingram, 💥 Katie Martell, Jason Silva, Stowe Boyd, Christina Farr, Liliane Ferrari ™, Moritz Meenen, Howard Getson, Thomas Power, Matthias Sala, David Papandrew, Nir Eyal, Jane
Reader View · 4 min read · Apr 29th · When negative thinking becomes the norm, it can contribute to mental health problems including social anxiety, low self-esteem, and even depression. To avoid falling into that pattern, let’s explore… · Shared by 3091, including ellie-kempton, Stephanie A Kowalski, Massimiliano Aroffo, Tamsen Webster, Message Strategist (she/her)
when you’re already feeling anxious or depressed, succumbing to negative thought patterns is unfortunately likely to worsen the way you feel.
Reader View · 4 min read · Jun 16th · Unfinished tasks can overwhelm us or motivate us. These contradictory experiences are due to the Zeigarnik and the Ovsiankina effects. · Shared by 2566, including Stephanie A Kowalski, 👨✈️ AA-Admiral ⚓🚀🌌, Ines Bieler
compared to a task that has not yet been started, individuals have a stronger urge to complete interrupted or unfinished assignments.
Reader View · 4 min read · Aug 11th · Here are some reasons for the natural human tendency to avoid or reject new information that runs counter to what you already know – and some tips on how to do better. · Shared by 479, including Miguel Angel Escotet, Brian Laung Aoaeh, CFA
confirmation bias. It’s the natural tendency to seek out information or interpret things in a way that supports your existing beliefs.
Reader View · From 2020 · The Psychology of Human Misjudgment, a speech given in 1995 by legendary investor Charlie Munger, opened my eyes to how behavioral psychology can be applied to business and problem-solving. Munger,… · Shared by 737, including Liv 😷, Jose Paul Martin, Josh Wolfe, Marvin “Polymath but really Just Generalist” Liao, Chintan Shah, Gabrielle Mendoza, 瑞拿頭, Vikram Dutt, Jason Zweig, Tauno, StanChan, Ayala Sherbow, Rifki Caesar Novaldin, davidabrock, Ceferino Díaz, Fern, Carly
Reader View · 7 min read · From 2020 · A complete list of cognitive biases and design principles with tons of examples, checklists and quizzes to help you improve your user experience. · Shared by 727, including Oscar MacDonald, Neil Hart 💙, Tom Connor, Jansnet, Alberto, George Waititu, Matthias Lampe, Christian P. Stobbe, Ilia Markov, Álvaro Felipe, Chris Heilmann, Courtney Bolton ★, Evan (he/him), Helmi, Zain Fathoni, Nir Eyal, Stef Walter, Stephanie A Kowalski, bouiboui, Victor Lee
Reader View · 3 min read · From 2020 · Several studies suggest that individuals widely prefer to remain ignorant about information that would benefit them when it’s painful—and sometimes when it’s pleasurable · Shared by 266, including Tim, Luzius Meisser, Marylin Delgado, dunschtig, Mike Atwater, PhD, Guy Longworth, Jochen Burkhard, Jennifer Ouellette, Nigel Warburton 🇺🇦 #Abolishthemonarchy, Merkstatt, Dorlee Michaeli, MBA, LCSW, Faik Ersoy