Mariana Bockarova

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The 80/20 Rule

It’s an axiom known as the ‘Pareto principle’, named after the Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto, who discovered that roughly 80% of the land in Italy was owned by 20% of the population. It turns out, the same ratio could be applied pretty much anywh...
Narcissism

Everyday Narcissism

The word 'narcissism' has become a staple in our everyday lexicon. It stems, of course, from the popular myth of Narcissus: A self-absorbed man who falls so de...

How To Nail An Interview

An Expert Explains   Job interviews can be amongst the most stressful experiences we have. From a psychological perspective, the nervousness makes sense: One thirty-minute conversation with a stranger will determine whether the future you’ve i...
Mariana Bockarova

Mariana Bockarova

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Mariana holds a Master’s degree from Harvard University concentrated in Psychology and is a PhD Candidate at the University of Toronto. Her research explores narrative medicine and mental health.