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Do you yawn enough to be a good RTW professional?

Robert Hughes

Researchers find that contagious yawning indicates empathy.

Research finds that yawning can reveal more about a person than their boredom threshold. Being a sucker for contagious yawning may be a sign of a high level of social empathy. And that, as we know, is one of the abilities of a good return to work professional. Although many species yawn, only some humans and possibly our close animal relatives find yawning infectious, suggesting the reason is psychological. "Contagious yawning is ...

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