Andy’s Quick Hits (39): New Research Shows Why First Impressions Really Do Count

Andy Hab
2 min readJul 7, 2021

We are all know the phrase “You never get a second chance to make a first impression”.

There are multiple psychological mechanisms at play in this first impression but this recent research, by Hanna Keren and colleagues at the Intramural Research Program of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), in the US, caught my…

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Andy Hab

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