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Cody Cox & Greg Poole on Mixing Academia & Consulting

Listener Lindsey Lane asks, “…for a long time I have heard of people combining consulting and academia into one career (i.e., professors that consult on the side). Does this really happen?” Yes, L3, after a long day of teachin’, researchin’, publishin’, and…


Understanding IO Psych Propels New Career Options

Soft and strong. Studies consistently show the most promising careers now require “softer” relationship-oriented abilities paired with strong analytical skills…Situated at the nexus of these needs is the field of industrial and organizational psychology.Cody Cox Make no mistake, this is…


Coaching “Jeff” at a Career Crossroads

In this episode, I coach “Jeff” (not his real name) who is struggling with a career decision. He’s finishing up a Master’s in IO Psych and an MBA and he can’t decide whether to pursue a PhD or jump right…


Mindy Shoss Tells the Story of a Publication

Where do researchers get ideas for new studies? How do multiple co-authors work together on a single paper? How should we deal with rejection? In this episode, Mindy Shoss, Ph.D., an Associate Professor at the University of Central Florida, gives…


Adler’s IO Master’s Program in Vancouver

Somehow, when you say the words psychology or psychologist, people automatically think you’re a shrink or you’re going to come in and do psychoanalysis.Shawn Ireland, Adler University Vancouver IO Psych Program Director Read Adler University Leads the Way in Training…


Academic Backgrounds of Executive Coaches

Does having a degree in psychology make you a better coach? We’re a long way from an answer to that question, but among the coaches who participated in this study, at least, those with an academic background in psychology helped…


An Interview with Dr. Ben Beirmeier-Hanson

Although it wasn’t funny, we joked that no one grows up wanting to be an I/O psychologist because it’s not on anyone’s radar.Ben Beirmeier-Hanson Read or listen to the complete interview at The Tartan.


James Hughes on Starting a Doctoral Program

James Hughes is a busy man. In this past few weeks, he’s moved, started a podcast, and began his doctoral program at the University of Connecticut. He’s also teaching his first class tomorrow. And did I mention he’s the co-founder of AGL & Associates,…