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Creativity

4 Mental Traps to Avoid When You’re In Survival Mode

Every freelancer, at some point or another, runs into this scenario: One month you’re booked with clients and remarkably productive, and then the next month it almost feels as if your online identity was wiped clean from the internet’s cache. When this continues the following month, you worry, so you start saying yes to clients that you normally wouldn’t because, you know, life and bills. You work with jerks, feel an extra thirty pounds of stress on your… Read Essay

Psychology

Understanding Hidden Biases

The following scenario is in the book Blindspots, by Harvard social psychologists Mahzarin Banaji and Tony Greenwald: A father and his son are in a car accident. The father dies at the scene and the… Read Essay