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Marcus has a degree in psychology, a masters degree in health psychology and has worked within the NHS as well as private organisations. Marcus started psysci a psychology and science blog in order to disseminate research into bitesize, meaningful and helpful resources that are interesting and insightful and often help people on the right track to improving their lives.

How to Increase and Sustain Positive Emotion

Fundamentally psychology is concerned with peoples mental functions and subsequent behaviours. As people generally want to be ‘happy’ positive psychology is specifically concerned with achieving a satisfactory life and happy life, rather than focusing on illness. Research published in the Journal of Positive Psychology examined how regularly practicing positive mental exercises could impact on positive emotional outcomes. […]

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Facial Width-to-Height Ratio: A Leadership Trait You Might Find Difficult to Adopt

A new study has compared the facial width-to-height ratio (FWH) of some of the top UK business leaders compared with age and sex-matched controls. Researchers from the University of Sussex asked 20 students to rate the faces of the top CEOs for the following attributes: How dominant? (0 = extremely non-dominant, 7 = extremely dominant). How trustworthy? (0 = extremely untrustworthy, 7 = extremely trustworthy). How […]

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