Category: Psychology

Who are the doctors who don’t get stressed at work? Check if you have the personality type

Who are the doctors who don’t get stressed at work? Check if you have the personality type

Who are the doctors who don't get stressed at work? According to this meta-analysis, the personality type to have is: extravert who is open to experie ...
How to be happier at your workplace: from employee, and from employer, perspective

How to be happier at your workplace: from employee, and from employer, perspective

Robert Steven Kaplan has addressed these 2 topics in 2 Google talks and 2 books, they are linked below. I developed 2 sheets based on the ideas from t ...
7 classical virtues of trust, justice, hope, temperance, wisdom, courage and compassion – and how this applies to medicine

7 classical virtues of trust, justice, hope, temperance, wisdom, courage and compassion – and how this applies to medicine

We often receive an email from the Chief of Staff on Wednesdays. The email is meant to unite the physicians at Cleveland Clinic around a common idea/t ...
How to administer “Emotional First Aid”

How to administer “Emotional First Aid”

Do you know that feeling lonely impacts your ability to build up an immunity after getting the flu vaccine?From the Google Talks lecture series: "Alth ...
“We’ll just go in and do some work.”

“We’ll just go in and do some work.”

Angus Young from AC/DC in Rolling Stone:"Malcolm was always one to battle through. He would look at me in times of crisis and go, "We'll just go in an ...

It Pays to Be Human: communicate clearly, take initiative, problem-solve, get along with people

From WSJ: It Pays to Be Human - The job market’s most sought-after skills can be tough to spot on a résumé. Companies across the U.S. say it is becomi ...
There’s Always Another Day

There’s Always Another Day

David Cameron sings to himself after announcing resignation date - BBC News:As David Cameron announced his resignation date he walked away from the po ...

Human psychology: Why do we have equivalents of bogeyman in so many countries around the world?

Bogeyman (also spelled bogieman, boogeyman, or boogie man) is a common allusion to a mythical creature in many cultures used by adults to frighten chi ...
Good communication makes our work interesting, richer and deeper

Good communication makes our work interesting, richer and deeper

Good communication makes our work interesting, richer and deeper. But empathy may dry up over time, hence the need to refresh/recharge periodically. T ...