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The Psychology of the Shortlist

Wray Herbert | Posted 03.10.2015 | Science
Wray Herbert

A plum job has opened up, one that you really want and feel well qualified to hold. You can almost taste victory now. So you do the interviews, and again all seems to go very well. Then the job goes to someone else. How do you feel? Does it help that you came close, or does that make it worse?

9 Lists To Get You Through The End Of The World

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 07.20.2011 | Comedy

It's pretty well-documented at this point that the apocalypse may or may not be happening tomorrow, May 21, and the internet is aflutter in anticipati...

Chair Of The Booker Prize Judges Andrew Motion Discusses The Shortlist

The Guardian | Andrew Motion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

And how would I characterise this "best"? By all the means that sound familiar, but make their material strange. Good writing (adventurous as well as ...

Rosie Alison, Shortlisted For Orange Prize, Got No Help From Husband, British Book Chain Founder Tim Waterstone

The Guardian | Mark Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It might be thought that being married to one of the best known and most influential names in the British books industry could open a few doors for a ...