Steph previously worked in events management and decided she wanted to re-train and undertake a Masters in Occupational Psychology. Her dissertation project focused on evaluating the effectiveness of training and this is something she is passionate about. Since completing her degree, Steph has been using her skills to improve areas such as employee engagement, leadership development and employee wellbeing in the technology industry. If you want to know more, please reach out to Steph on LinkedIn.
Wendy is an experienced communications practitioner with a track record in marketing, business development and cross-sector partnering. She is also a part-time MSc student of Business Psychology at Coventry University Online. Wendy has a wealth of team, project and organisational leadership experience in client and consulting roles. Her passion is tapping into human psychology to grow personal and organisational potential and create motivational working environments.
Wendy’s hope for the blog is to showcase the fascinating and diverse applications for everyday Business Psychology, to inspire students and support their connection to the future of work.
Jason is a trained Broadcast Journalist and a former PR and Communications professional. Working in agencies and in-house within the health, technology, sports and FMCG sectors, he specialised in content development, media relations and stakeholder liaison, sharing organisational key values and messages to relevant audiences. He is currently in the process of completing a degree in Psychology, before starting a Masters in Organisational Psychology later this year.
Jason wants to use his workplace and study skills to support abpNexGen in developing exciting and insightful ways to engage Business Psychology Early Talent students and practitioners in their professional journeys. By building reciprocal relationships and leveraging a range of integrated communications tactics, he hopes to inspire the community to grow through passion, trust and out-of-the box thinking.
You can reach out to Jason via @jasonphillips10 or his LinkedIn profile here.
Kristian Lees Bell
Combining his expertise in behavioural change and a Master’s in Occupational Psychology at Birkbeck, Kristian helps professionals make lasting and fundamental shifts in how they approach their work and their colleagues. Kristian’s interest in psychology and self-development started over ten years ago after discovering how hypnosis and performance psychology techniques could help him overcome stage fright as a professional jazz singer. He now helps others sustain high-performance at work through mental resilience and strengths-based interventions.