How can modern parents raise the next generation to be free from corrosive gender and racial stereotypes? By the time children start primary school, gender and race shape their lives in many ways that parents might want to prevent. As early as Year 1, girls are less likely than boys to think members of their own gender are "really, really smart". And by just age three, white children in the United States implicitly endorse stereotypes that African-American faces are angrier than white faces.
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We tend to think of personality traits as "good" and "bad". Being kind and humble is good, for example, but being lazy and pessimistic are "bad". Things aren't always so cut and dried, though. Here are 10 traits that people often see as negative, but can actually be good.
When you're faced with making a decision that involves yourself, it's difficult to be rational because you're trapped in your own world and biases. One way to get past these is to ask yourself, "If this was about someone else that I love and care about, what would I tell them?"
To help you avoid letting bad habits shine through at the worst moments, we asked experts to highlight some of the least professional behaviour you could demonstrate that will almost certainly cost you a job. Here are 15 of their most illuminating answers that cover every step of the interview process - from resume creation to body language.
We all have varying opinions of alcohol, but for a lot of people, alcohol is a way to loosen up and be comfortable at events. As this video by Charisma on Command explains, you can do that and talk to people comfortably without it, even if everyone else is buzzin'.