Category Archives: Behavior

Metaphor behind consistent behavior – 5 Monkey Experiment

There is a word that describes this phenomenon: filiopietism, or the reverence of forebears or tradition carried to excess. A video that demonstrates through a simple experiment with monkeys, how people tend to resist change, even when it is for … Continue reading

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Study Shows Baldness Can Be a Business Advantage

  Up for a promotion? If you’re a man, you might want to get out the clippers. Men with shaved heads are perceived to be more masculine, dominant and, in some cases, to have greater leadership potential than those with … Continue reading

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Monkeys Pay for Sex After Learning to Use Money #behavior

Monkeys at the Yale University were trained to understand the monetary system. First thing Monkeys tried to buy with money was sex.          

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Novel Idea: French laundromats – La Machine du Voisin

French laundromats, attention! The peer-to-peer community is coming for you. A new online project called La Machine du Voisin (French for “the neighbor’s machine”) aims to eliminate trips to that dreaded destination, where hours are wasted waiting around under bad … Continue reading

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Who cheats & lies more?

Who cheats more, the working class to escape poverty or the “well off” class because they feel entitled? And, who cheats more, the believers, god-fearing people or atheists, agnostics?   *** UPDATE ***   A new study says rich people … Continue reading

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Insane Black Friday Shoppers

Happy Corporate Holidays, America! Never mind early-bird specials. Night-owl deals may now define Black Friday. Retailers, jockeying for sales amid forecasts of tepid growth, opened their doors as early as 9 p.m. Thursday. And consumers, despite pessimism about the economy, … Continue reading

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Top Lies People Tell

What do you lie about? When do you lie? And, why?                                                                                                                                                                  … Continue reading

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