Articles by Ben Butina, Ph.D.




Eric Knudsen on Quality of Hire

If I asked the average businessperson what they know about IO Psychology, I’m pretty sure the answer would include “hiring” and “measurement.” Yet, very few…


Don’t Forget to Vote!

If you haven’t voted for SIOP Executive Board members, you’re about to run out of time! Yes, it takes a little while to read through…


What Can I Do With an IO Psych Degree?

Answer #4,351: Become the Human Resources Manager for Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers. Miranda Swartwout, who holds a Master of Arts degree in Industrial Organizational…


New IO Master’s Program

Sacred Heart University announced that it will add a master’s program in industrial-organizational (I/O) psychology to its graduate studies lineup in the fall 2019 semester….




I/O, HR and BE, Oh My!

The new kid on our “alphabet block” (see: title of this article) is Behavioral Economics (“BE”).  Unlike classical economics, which focuses on how people ought…