Author: Maire Kerrin

Work Psychology Group widens access for 2021 work experience cohort

It’s been an unprecedented 365 days, to say the least. And we wanted our annual studentships to reflect that.   Which is why, here at Work Psychology Group (WPG), we are running our work experience programme slightly differently in 2021.  Casting our net wider  Studentships are an important part of WPG. In past years, we would offer two Occupational Psychology (OP) Masters students from either the University of Nottingham, Loughborough University and/or City, University of…

Returning to work: the communication pointers every employer should act on

According to a recent survey, 65% of employees are anxious about returning to the office as lockdown measures across England are set to gradually ease.    And who can blame them? In the past year, a lot has changed. From our responsibilities and routines to our roles and the ever-changing nationwide restrictions imposed on the way that we live, work and play.   It’s because of this…

Do you have the resilience to win a BAFTA?

It’s a big weekend for the film industry with the British Academy Film Awards happening in two events on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th April.  The creative industries have been amongst those most challenged in the past year, so it seems a particularly good time to celebrate their achievements and tenacity. And to reflect on what…