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April 19, 2017
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All Black insights from former captain Anton Oliver

April 25, 2017
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The New Science of Great Teams White Paper

This White Paper is for leaders in sport who want: Insights into the latest research on the psychology of high […]
July 5, 2017
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Domestique Bliss : what motivates selflessness in the Tour de France

July 4, 2017
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Our stand at the CIPD Learning and Development Exhibition

  We had fun exhibiting at the CIPD Learning and Development Exhibition at Olympia last month. Here is 30 seconds […]
June 29, 2017
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Are these Tell-tale signs the Lions have psychologically checked out?

April 26, 2017
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Is too much talent damaging your team’s performance?

April 19, 2017
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Why not selecting Joseph would have lead to the psychological downfall of the Lions

The failure to select Jonathan Joseph would have meant the Lions will face significant psychological challenges that could have been […]
March 13, 2017
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Our First Peer-Reviewed Published Article!

Over the last 3 years, we have taken the leading social psychological approach for understanding group behaviour – the social identity approach – and applied it to teams in order to recognise the challenges, problems and most crucially solutions to the ever changing sports team landscape.
April 19, 2017
LOUISVILLE, KY - SEPTEMBER 16:  The Ryder Cup is shown on the ninth hole during the European team photo shoot prior to the start of the 2008 Ryder Cup at Valhalla Golf Club on September 16, 2008 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Why USA will win the Ryder Cup 2016

If you wanted a case study in how to get it wrong the USA Ryder Cup team would have been […]
April 19, 2017
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Why England keep failing at major tournaments and how to fix it.

Despite having the most expensive squad, widely acclaimed individual stars and the highest paid manager, England exited from Euro 2016 […]
March 13, 2017
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How We Would Fix Manchester United’s Identity Crisis

Sir Matt Busby & Sir Bobby CharltonPaul Scholes recently accused Mourinho’s United of lacking an “identity”. But why is creating a team identity important? Does Mourinho’s United have an identity? And does this fit with the “Manchester United Way”?
May 9, 2017
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How Antonio Conte made Chelsea winners again and why they will lift the FA Cup

  It’s the 16th December 2015, Chelsea have endured their worst start to a season since 1961/1962 leaving them just […]
March 10, 2017
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The Way To Olympic Gold

Hollie Webb, interviewed after scoring the Olympic Gold medal winning goal, opens a window onto the extraordinary mental preparation and resilience of the gold medal winning GB women’s hockey team. Nine million Brits had tuned in to watch the Olympic hockey final. Under immense pressure from the start, the GB team came from behind twice to take the contest to a penalty shoot-out. With great purpose and remarkable resilience GB won.