Post-Doctoral Fellow position in Environmental Psychology at the Department of Psychology (146583) | NTNU – Norwegian University of Science and Technology

NTNU – knowledge for a better world The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) creates knowledge for a better world and solutions that can change everyday life. Post-Doctoral Fellow position in Environmental Psychology at the Department of Psychology There is a temporary position available at the Department of Psychology as Post-Doctoral fellow in Environmental[…]

Change Management and Evolutionary Theory

Social sciences are becoming increasingly interested in Evolutionary Theory. For instance, management research is making increasingly usage of the NK-Model. However, Evolutionary Theory is only partially known by social scientists. In particular, the two following aspects have gone unnoticed hitherto: Scholars point to organizational routines as the equivalent of genomes. However, nobody has ever exploited[…]

Vision, decision and leadership

Vision is the most essential ingredient of leadership. This course illustrates how visions arise out of collective decision-making, naturally leading to socially accepted leadership. Visions are based on business narratives that provide a coherent interpretation of the past pointing towards a direction for the future. This course understands the emergence of business narratives with the[…]

Armonizzare vita lavorativa e privata

Spesso il lavoro invade la sfera privata, ma è vero anche il contrario: quante volte lavorando ci capita di pensare a quel che accade a casa, alle problematiche personali? Diventa vitale apprendere strategie efficaci che ci permettano di armonizzare creativamente tutte le dimensioni della nostra vita: lavoro e carriera, prosperità economica, ma anche famiglia, passioni personali, amici, sport, crescita e apprendimento continuo,[…]

Decidi di Decidere

Come vengono prese le decisioni? Cosa accade concretamente nella mente del decisore? Ancora, quali sono i più comuni bias cognitivi in cui si cade nel mentre del processo decisionale e cosa fare per mitigarne i possibili effetti indesiderati?  A partire dagli studi di Daniel Kahneman, premio Nobel per l’economia nel 2002, presenteremo i più frequenti errori commessi[…]