David DeSteno stands on stage delivering his PopTech talk.

Psychology professor talks about what makes one successful

Professor David DeSteno researches emotions and how they guide decisions and behaviors. At this year’s PopTech conference, the psychology professor delivered a talk titled, “Emotional intelligence for success.” In it, he argued that our understanding on self-control, willpower, and reason are flawed and that we should look to the power of emotions for positively influencing behavior.

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