Steve Nguyen, Ph.D.

Steve Nguyen, Ph.D., is a Leadership Advisor & Talent Consultant. A professional with a unique blend of organizational understanding and psychological insight, he advises senior leaders on ways to make people and organizations more effective, and is involved in developing and implementing key initiatives, training, and programs to create and sustain a high-performing organization.

Dr. Nguyen is a Prosci Certified Change Management Practitioner, Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, DISC Certified Practitioner, and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Certified Practitioner. He has a bachelor’s in philosophy, a master’s in counseling psychology, and a Ph.D. in industrial and organizational (I/O) psychology.

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,,, Nasdaq.comThe New York Times, The Atlantic, The Huffington Post, and, the official website for New York Magazine.