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The Humble Brag

You know the braggarts. They readily self-promote and boast of their accomplishments with cringe-worthy effect. Yet there are ways to toot your horn without making everyone feel like running.
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How to Brag Effectively

By Utpal Dholakia Ph.D.

Provide information, make a specific, verifiable claim, and signal competence.
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Why Some People Think They're Superior

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

Beware the downfalls of hubris if you want others to like you.
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Want to Make a Good Impression?

By Vinita Mehta Ph.D., Ed.M.

A recent study reveals what turns people off.