Julia is a Consultant on the Organizational Effectiveness team based in our New York office. As an organizational psychologist and certified EQ-i administrator, she helps counsel teams on emotional intelligence, employee engagement, mitigating bias, team effectiveness, resilience and more. She is actively involved with our internal Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and CSR initiatives. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, fitness, and outdoors adventures. You can follow Julia on Twitter @JuliaDranov.
As an organizational effectiveness consultant, I often encounter people at cocktail parties who have never heard of organizational psychology and can’t imagine what it is I do all day. When I begin to explain, a frequent response is to jokingly ask me to come in and help “fix” their company – often referring to misguided […]
Think about your week at work. Have you struggled with any of the following? Making a tough decision Finding time to care for yourself while also tending to your team and/or client Dealing with an interpersonal conflict Losing some sense of control Meeting a deadline Making a mistake
All of us strive to get the most out of each workday and do our best work despite countless interruptions. We struggle to truly focus on each independent task because of the immense pressure we feel to achieve as much as possible while battling both personal and professional challenges. To help people address these pressures, […]