3 Things Scientifically Proven to Make You Look Stupid

by Evil HR Lady on February 4, 2016

The last thing you want as either an entrepreneur looking to build a business from scratch or an employee, looking to build a career or find a new job, is for people to think that you’re stupid. Perceptions are not always reality, of course, and we don’t want people to perceive that we’re stupid when we’re not. (Although, in all fairness, we don’t want people to perceive that we’re stupid when we are stupid.)

What makes people think you’re not all that bright?Other than making comments on YouTube, that is?Experimental Psychologist, Dr. Balaz Aczel, tracked behaviors that people identified as stupid. They did this by looking at online stories and by asking university students to keep a diary of every stupid thing they saw. What they found is that stupid behavior fell into three categories. Avoid doing these things and you’ll look smarter-even when you’re not.

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Katie February 4, 2016 at 5:30 pm

Great article! Love your content!

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