Category: Relationship

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When Overconfidence Is an Asset, and When It’s a Liability

When Overconfidence Is an Asset, and When It’s a Liability

What happens to people who are overconfident? Are they generally rewarded, promoted, and respected? Or do we distrust them and avoid collaborating with them? Our research suggests it may depend on how they express confidence. One way people express confidence is verbally. We make specific, numeric expressions of confidence in our judgments, such as when...

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Here’s Why Narcissists Tend to Come on Too Strong Early in Relationships

Here’s Why Narcissists Tend to Come on Too Strong Early in Relationships

It’s known as ‘lovebombing’—and here’s how to tell if you’re experiencing it. So you’ve just started dating someone, and it seems like it’s going really well. They seem really into you: They’re thoughtful and attentive, they’re great in bed, and perhaps most shocking of all, they text you back immediately. But then things start getting...

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Shatava Lindsey Talks About Fashion & being ‘Ready to Love’

Shatava Lindsey Talks About Fashion & being ‘Ready to Love’

Fashion Stylist/Clothing Designer/Boutique Owner Shatava Lindsey of OWN’s hit show “Ready to Love” sits with inCity Magazine and talks about her calling to Fashion, Giving Back and being READY TO LOVE. Watch her in an all new episode of “Ready to Love” that airs Saturday nights on OWN. Follow Shatava Lindsey on IG at @IamShatava Follow Runway Boutique...

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This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

A therapist gave us advice for how to get over it. It can be difficult to know the difference between having social anxiety and being awkward, introverted, or shy. The American Psychological Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders defines social anxiety as “a persistent fear of one or more social or performance situations”...

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The Not-So-Great Reason Divorce Rates Are Declining

The Not-So-Great Reason Divorce Rates Are Declining

What’s changed isn’t marriage, but the types of people who are likeliest to get married. In the past 10 years, the percentage of American marriages that end in divorce has fallen, and in a new paper, the University of Maryland sociologist Philip Cohen quantified the drop-off: Between 2008 and 2016, the divorce rate declined by...

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25 Ways to Gucci

25 Ways to Gucci

Gucci & Vogue present 25 Ways To Gucci A photographic series created with Vogue, the new chapter features families captured in London. The third of four stories to be shot around the world in 2018, 25 Ways to Gucci captures different types of family connections and relationships wearing the Fall Winter 2018 collection—styled with vintage...

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The Science of Why You’re an Ass Man

The Science of Why You’re an Ass Man

The Science of Why You’re an Ass Man Researchers explain the allure of the backside It’s a glorious time to be an ass man: Nicki Minaj exists, yoga pants are a thing, and women everywhere are squatting their way to more shapely backsides. But of course, your obsession with the female butt is nothing new....