Creativity & Team Composition

Creativity & Team Composition

What comes to mind when you think of creativity? Does it evoke images of a solitary artist, author or musician painstakingly bent over their work? … or does it conjure up words like ‘imagination’, ‘eccentricity’ or ‘risk...
Your Risk Type Is Writing Your Biography

Your Risk Type Is Writing Your Biography

Risk accompanies every aspect of life: every thought, every action, every decision. Your risk disposition will be the most significant of your individual differences – at least from a biographical perspective. The way you cross a busy street, how carefully you...
Risk Personalities of Pilots: A Discussion with Ken Cerney

Risk Personalities of Pilots: A Discussion with Ken Cerney

We’re very excited to announce that we will be running a free webinar on Thursday 13th December with Ken Cerney, discussing his research using the Risk Type Compass® with helicopter pilots and crew members. Ken is a retired US Army soldier, leader and pilot,...
Personalities of The Great British Bake-Off

Personalities of The Great British Bake-Off

As psychologists, The Great British Bake Off has given us contestants with a diverse range of personality characteristics to sink our teeth into. Stressful, high-stake situations bring our most deeply-rooted personality characteristics to the fore; and what could be...
Real-Life Risk Types: Risk & Skydiving

Real-Life Risk Types: Risk & Skydiving

A few years ago, three of my good friends decided to go skydiving together. This adventure has since become the stuff of folklore, as it so clearly illustrated the impact of Risk Type personality on behaviour. Deliberate Derek First to jump was Deliberate Derek....