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Studies show your workplace mindset impacts your performance

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Looking for an edge in your upcoming phone interview? Maybe you should dress up, even though your interviewer won't actually see you.
It might seem like it wouldn't matter, but having your favorite suit or dress on can enhance your confidence and the way you think. Studies in Social Psychological and Personality Science found that formal clothing improves abstract thinking , enabling people to see the big picture more easily. That can come in handy when you're asked to illustrate the value you'd bring to a company.
Even a small change to your attitude can increase performance. You can take...
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