Dishonesty study was based on fraudulent data

August 20, 2021 IF YOU ARE WRITING a book called “The Honest Truth About Dishonesty,” the last thing you want to be associated with is fraud. Yet that’s where Dan Ariely, behavioral economist at Duke University, is with his four co-authors of an influential study on lying. The economist today …

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Google reveals top SA searches over the past 15 years

Google (Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) As Google Trends turns 15 on Wednesday, it posted the top search engine topics during that time period in South Africa. A review of the list reveals that, among other things, South Africans use the Internet to find answers to pressing questions, stay informed …

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How to hire for the future, not the past

Professionals must welcome a skills improvement revolution with open arms, while businesses must shift the needle from past experience to future potential. Image: Shutterstock /> The current health and economic crisis has transformed the professional landscape drastically and in many ways. To begin with, economic drivers are redefined, business operations …

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Chandigarh: PEC has a new director

Baldev Setia has been appointed the new principal of Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh. The appointment comes months after Dheeraj Sanghi stepped down as director of PEC in December last year. UT administrator Vice-President Singh Badnore on Tuesday approved Setia’s name, which was recommended along with two others by the search …

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