About Me

Steve Nguyen, Ph.D., is a Leadership Development Advisor. He helps companies develop effective leaders to build and manage high-performing teams to achieve strategic business goals.

As a Leadership Development Manager & Advisor, Dr. Nguyen helps new or existing leaders be more effective in leading both their people and their business. He executes on this objective by (1) cultivating the knowledge, skills, and abilities of existing and emerging leaders; and (2) developing and implementing key initiatives, training, and programs to foster and sustain a high-performing organization.

Dr. Nguyen is a Prosci Certified Change Management Practitioner, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certified, DISC Certified Practitioner, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Certified Practitioner, and Hardiness Resilience Gauge (HRG) Certified.

Dr. Nguyen has a bachelor’s in philosophy, a master’s in counseling psychology, and a Ph.D. in industrial and organizational (I/O) psychology. He is a member of the Society of Psychologists in Management (SPIM). His interests include leadership development, training/learning & development, organizational development, change management, talent management, and industrial and organizational psychology.

Dr. Nguyen is the owner and creator of WorkplacePsychology.Net, a blog about people and behaviors in the workplace. He’s been quoted in Fast Company, The GuardianBBC Capital, and Monster’s Career Advice. WorkplacePsychology.Net has been linked to by respected online media, including Harvard Business Review, Forbes, CNBC.com, LinkedIn Talent Blog, Inc.com, Nasdaq.comThe New York Times, The Atlantic, The Huffington Post, and NYmag.com, the official website for New York Magazine.

Dr. Nguyen lives in Dallas, Texas with his wife and precocious little daughter. When not chasing his half-Godzilla daughter around town, he enjoys spending his quiet time reading books and writing on his blog.


Email: stevenguyenphd@outlook.com
Website: stevenguyenphd.net
Work Portfolio: stevenguyenphd.net/work-portfolio
Blog: workplacepsychology.net
LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/stevenguyenphd
Twitter: twitter.com/stevenguyenphd
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