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Overgeneralizing the Generations

As workplaces become increasingly age-diverse, psychologists are working to help people of all ages work together. Conventional wisdom says if you’re a Millennial, born after 1980, you leave work at 5:01, won’t work weekends and prefer texting to face-to-face meetings. In fact, you probably just sent a text to five friends about how lame your […]

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Research: Career Successes Come in Clusters

In 1905, Albert Einstein was on a roll. Between March and June of that year—which scientists refer to as his annus mirabilis, or “miracle year”—the legendary physicist finished three different papers that would radically change how we think about space and time, and pave the way for quantum physics. “And that’s not even getting into […]

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Beyond The 5 Senses

The world we experience is not the real world. It’s a mental construction, filtered through our physical senses. Which raises the question: How would our world change if we had new and different senses? Could they expand our universe? Technology has long been used to help people who have lost, or were born without, one […]

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Kararlarınız Karakterinizdir

19 Eylül 2017 tarihinde bir haber yayınlandı. Haberin başlığı şöyleydi: ‘Henüz 30’larında bir milyarder: Elizabeth Holmes’. Haber dikkatimi çekti, çünkü Amerikalı girişimci Holmes hakkında yapılan bu haberin başlığı hem geçersiz, hem de haberin bitiş cümleleri olan ‘Hala başarı merdivenlerini hızla tırmanıyor’ ifadesi bugünün gerçeklerini yansıtmıyordu. İronik bir durum vardı bu haberde: Holmes, dürüst olmayan uygulamaları […]

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Positive Psychology @ Work

Positive Psychology is the science of human performance. It focuses on identifying the factors that drive greatness and on developing methods to train people and teams to perform at their best. Positive Psychology is the scientific study of the strengths that enable individuals and communities to thrive. The field is founded on the belief that people […]

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Sizi Tanıştırayım: Generation X

Most people think Generation Y is changing the world. In this article, I’ve highlighted why the creators of change are Generation X and the consumers of these creations are next generations. Article published in BrandMap Magazine, May 2017. İletişimde iklim yaratmak önemlidir. Bir konuya ilgi çekmek istiyorsanız, o konu hakkındaki sorgulamayı ve merakı tetikleyecek şekilde […]

Stratejik İletişim’e Pozitif Psikoloji Temelli Yaklaşımlar

Fatmanur Erdogan, M.A. Counseling Psychology “In the factory we make cosmetics. In the store we sell hope” “Fabrika’da kozmetik ürünler üretiyoruz. Mağazada ümit satıyoruz.” (Charles Revson, founder of Revlon). Türk insanı olarak dramayı pek severiz. Öyle severiz ki, iletişim kampanyalarında hep damardan gireriz. Birkaç bebek, anne-çocuk, fakir hayatlar, göz yaşı da döktürttük mü… deymeyin keyfimize. […]