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Physical characteristics
Body shapes and personality

Body shapes and personality

A variety of personality traits are inferred from body appearance, and first impressions...

Personality traits
Psychologists define 'the dark core of personality'

Psychologists define 'the dark core of personality'

Egoism, Machiavellianism, narcissism, psychopathy, sadism, spitefulness share a...

Personality testing
Myths about personality tests

Myths about personality tests

Five myths about what personality is and how it can be measured.

Risk-taking
Criminal behavior linked to thinking about risk

Criminal behavior linked to thinking about risk

Law breakers seek more risk than law abiding citizens when there is something to...

Charisma
Measure your charisma

Measure your charisma

Six question quiz reports whether you are charismatic.

Birth order
Impacts of birth order

Impacts of birth order

Later born children are more likely to be self employed than first borns.

Careers
The tipping point: Service sector susceptible to mental health issues

The tipping point: Service sector susceptible to mental...

The incidence of stress, depression and reduced sleep is greater for jobs that rely...

Ambiversion
The ambivert advantage

The ambivert advantage

The traits of introversion and extraversion exist across a continuum and the vast...

Happiness
The ability to identify genuine laughter transcends culture

The ability to identify genuine laughter transcends culture

Participants from the U.S. and 20 other countries were generally able to tell the...

Fitness
How to choose the best workout based on your personality

How to choose the best workout based on your personality

Choose a physical activity consistent with your personality for an effective workout....

Cats
What your favorite cat says about your personality

What your favorite cat says about your personality

There is a style of cat for everyone.

Addiction
A combination of personality traits might make you more addicted to social networks

A combination of personality traits might make you more...

The effect of broad personality traits such as neuroticism and agreeableness on...

Consumer behavior
What your car says about your personality

What your car says about your personality

From red sports cars to air fresheners here are eleven things that will give the...

Dating
How quick are you to fall in love?

How quick are you to fall in love?

Is the speed of falling in love related to how long the flame will last?

Occupational psychology
Don’t like going to the gym? It could be your personality

Don’t like going to the gym? It could be your personality

Helping staff development through exercise choices.