Personality affects the way we relate to the world and the people in it, how we work, who we love, and how other people see us. Although the study of personality is centuries old, our ability to understand and control such a complex and abstract concept is relatively new in the context of history. Featuring some of the world’s leading experts in personality psychology and business, this podcast explores the impact of personality on life, leadership, and organizational success.
Personality & Goals
In the latest episode of The Science of Personality Podcast, Ryne and Blake are joined by Dr. Olivia Atherton, Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Houston, to discuss personality and goals. It’s no secret that the start of a new year is a time when people all over the globe are identifying and setting goals to achieve. But what role does personality play when it comes to the kinds of goals we decide to pursue and how we motivate ourselves to achieve these goals?
2022 Derailers of the Year
In the latest episode of The Science of Personality Podcast, Ryne and Blake reveal their choices for the 2022 Derailers of the Year.
Personality & Strategic Performance
In the latest episode of The Science of Personality Podcast, Ryne and Blake are joined by Barry Roche, CEO and Founder of RSG Consulting, to talk about the role personality plays when it comes to strategic performance. Barry has spent the past 20 years building businesses from the ground up across a wide variety of sectors, including support services, armed maritime security, corporate intelligence, cyber security, and the legal sector. This eclectic mix of experiences has helped Barry develop a unique approach to people and business, and it also has helped fuel his lifelong obsession with human performance.
The Science of Personality Live -- "Dream Team: The Inner Workings of Teamwork"
In this bonus episode of The Science of Personality Live -- "Dream Team: The Inner Workings of Teamwork," Ryne and Blake are joined by Jayson Blair, Managing Partner and Certified Life Coach at Goose Creek Consulting, to talk about what makes an effective team. This initially aired via Zoom on November 10, 2022, and the video version is available via the link below.
In the latest episode of The Science of Personality Podcast, Ryne and Blake are joined by Dr. Robert Hogan to talk about Elon Musk the person, his business background, and his leadership style.
The Future of Personality Assessment
In the latest episode of The Science of Personality Podcast, Ryne and Blake are joined by Dr. Georgi Yankov, a Senior Research Scientist at Development Dimensions International, to talk about the future of personality assessment. In this discussion, Georgi compares traditional assessments to new measures, and also addresses some of the looming legal challenges these new methods face in the coming months and years.