Loosen up if you want to land the job. Employers are less likely to hire people who appear anxious during job interviews, suggests new Canadian research.In the study, interviewers didn’t pick up on candidates’ common nervous tics like fidgeting or fixing hair. But … [Read more...] about How to Calm Your Nerves during a Job Interview
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To ace your job interview, act like a woman—in certain ways, at least. According to a University of Western Ontario study, women get the jitters worse than guys beforehand, but they perform better once they're in front of decision makers.How come? Researchers credit … [Read more...] about 3 Things You MUST Do Before a Job Interview
BrainHope you skipped that supersize latte—you don't need any extra stimulation. Your brain has jolted you into fight-or-flight mode, causing the adrenal glands to unleash adrenaline and cortisol.Meanwhile, that neurological storm could be drowning out your brain's … [Read more...] about Your Body On…A Job Interview
Upon observing that stress exacerbates mental illnesses, researchers set out to address the question of whether anxiety damages the brain and whether they could pinpoint mechanisms behind the link between stress and mental illness. The researchers - led by Dr. Linda Mah of the … [Read more...] about Could anxiety increase risk of dementia?
It’s completely normal to experience anxiety in certain situations. Perhaps you’re in a tough spot financially, worrying about a deadline at work, or are having trouble sleeping because of some periodic personal turmoil. But when anxiety and worrying become so … [Read more...] about Top Signs You May Have a Severe Anxiety Disorder