Are you too detail minded to be a CEO?

Are you too detail minded to be a CEO?

Above is a diagram of the HEXACO or six factor model of personality, as discovered by Lee and Ashton in the early 2000’s. We have the personality records of many thousands of people who have completed the HEXACO, and I personally do many debriefs on the psychological...
Why do people love the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator?

Why do people love the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator?

The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is often cited as the best selling psych test in the world, but there has been much recent coverage about its very weak scientific basis. A big problem with the MBTI is that it was not developed using the usual scientific method...
High anger and low self control – a twin genetic curse

High anger and low self control – a twin genetic curse

Two of the most genetically heritable characteristics in human beings are: Trait anger – a tendency to be a naturally angry person. Self control – the ability to manage our own emotions and to use them appropriately. Twin studies have shown that these two...
Testing for toxic masculinity

Testing for toxic masculinity

Toxic masculinity is typically meant to refer to men living out stereotypical characteristics such as a commitment to dominance, which can lead to aggression, including sexual aggression. It can also relate to misogyny and homophobia due to a stereotypical view of...