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University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)

Using Lumina Spark to support Student Learning and Self-Development UWE Bristol has partnered with Lumina Learning to offer the experience of Lumina Spark as a personality tool across postgraduate and undergraduate psychology programmes, in order to support student learning and student development. ­   For the last few years, our MSc Occupational Psychology cohort (approximately

Leading In A Crisis

Supporting APAC Leaders Global business shaping electrical world. Business Need The APAC Leadership community identified the need to be trained virtually on aspects of Leading In A Crisis (this was May 2020 – the world was struggling with the sudden impact of Covid).   The organisation, through informal internal feedback from various levels, was hearing

City & Country

City & Country (C&C) are a development company which re-imagines listed buildings to create exceptional places to live and work. Seeking a solution for their expanding sales team, Lumina Select was bought in.

NG Bailey

In 2017, NG Bailey used Lumina Spark to develop a Leadership, Engagement and Performance training programme for their people.

RCL FOODS

Lumina Learning helped RCL FOODS, the leading food producer in South Africa, to engage and unite its workforce, develop authentic leadership, and drive team collaboration.

Ontario Schools

A single leadership programme intervention has progressed to implementation at a number of jurisdictional School Boards, schools and educational settings.

Vulnerable populations

We are working to create a long-term strategy addressing some of the underlying challenges for vulnerable populations to access meaningful employment.

Havas Group

Havas Group has worked with Lumina Learning to successfully embed Lumina Spark, Lumina Emotion, and Lumina Leader 360 in a number of global talent development initiatives.

Tesco

Lumina Learning developed a Lumina Team programme for Tesco. It focused on self-understanding and increasing interpersonal awareness within the team.

ABP Workforce Experience Award

Association of Business Psychology Award for Coaching & Training Excellence for Athena Professional

Qualities Required for Emotional Fitness in the 21st Century Police Force

Qualities Required for Emotional Fitness in the 21st Century Police Force

The ‘Feminine Advantage’ in Leadership – why nice guys and gals should definitely not finish last

The ‘Feminine Advantage’ in Leadership – why nice guys and gals should definitely not finish last.

See our global network

Lumina Learning is a global network of skilled experts and practitioners operating in more than 40 countries all over the world.
Choosing Your Lumina Account – Essentials vs Premium

Which Account Option is best for you? We are where business psychology meets technology, and when it comes to innovative psychometrics, we have changed the game.   We set ourselves apart from the competition with three simple but effective principles underpinning every product we offer.   1. Smart data, Simple Language 2. We value different

Lumina Learning’s five support features

Lumina Learning’s Support Features Lumina Learning is a world-leading provider of highly innovative personality assessments, and we are now at the heart of many successful selection and development solutions with over 1000+ success stories! (Read some of our most recent case studies here) Not only that, but our Practitioner community is growing more and more

Building a Successful Hybrid Workplace

You can’t talk hybrid without talking personality. The better your people understand themselves and each other the more successful a hybrid transition will be.

Remote working: how to raise team productivity

Remote working – understanding personality can increase productivity Over the last 20 years, remote working has slowly worked its way into our professional lives, with an 80% increase since the 1990s. That may come as a surprise for organisations who had not seen the immense benefits until remote working became a necessity throughout the Covid-19

The Remote Working Leadership Challenge; how to avoid the pitfalls

  Remote working has taken the world by storm! What was intended to be a temporary circumstance because of the Covid-19 pandemic is now predicted to be the biggest shift of the modern era.   Our research highlighted the positive impacts felt from remote working. In our recent survey about the impact of Covid on

Dr Stewart Desson On What Makes Lumina Spark Different

Dr Stewart Desson discusses what makes Lumina Spark different amongst other personality tools in this recent interview with household Korean media outlet, Maeil Business Times.

The Big Challenge: helping organisations adapt to a new (virtual) world

Helping organisations adapt to a new (virtual) world

Did COVID-19 change who we are? Our Research Continues

The COVID-19 crisis has changed the context in which we live and work. The big question is – has this fundamentally changed who we are?

5 Key Factors to ensure success with Lumina Leader 360

5 Key Factors to ensure success with Lumina Leader 360

Selling the Lumina Way

How do we sell in today’s world?

Lumina Learning Splash App

Our interactive app puts your personality in the palm of your hand and brings it to life. You can also compare it and contrast it with colleagues' results.
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Dr Stewart Desson On What Makes Lumina Spark Different

Dr Stewart Desson discusses what makes Lumina Spark different amongst other personality tools in this recent interview with household Korean media outlet, Maeil Business Times.

Using Lumina Spark as part of the mediation process

Where does Lumina Spark fit within the mediation process? We spoke to leading dispute resolution specialist Clive Lewis OBE to get the answers.

Young leaders discuss Lumina Spark and leadership today

What part can Lumina Spark play in developing young leaders of the future? We talk to some young leaders to get their thoughts on leadership today.

Lumina Select interview with Dr Stewart Desson & Julie Ensor

We speak to CEO Dr Stewart Desson and Product Development Lead Julie Ensor about the new digital offering for Lumina Select.

Dr Stewart Desson On What Makes Lumina Spark Different

Dr Stewart Desson discusses what makes Lumina Spark different amongst other personality tools in this recent interview with household Korean media outlet, Maeil Business Times.

Julie Ensor discusses the scientific notions behind Lumina Emotion

Julie Ensor talks emotional intelligence, the challenges and advantages emotions raise in the workplace, and the development of Lumina Emotion.

Future Worlds speaks to Lumina Learning CEO

Future Worlds speaks to Stewart Desson, Lumina Learning CEO, about the challenges and opportunities facing young entrepreneurs.

Stewart Desson on "Embracing the Paradox"

The Insigniam Quarterly magazine finds out how Lumina Learning’s novel approach to psychometric testing embraces the complexity of people.

Stewart Desson on “Embracing the Paradox”

The Insigniam Quarterly magazine finds out how Lumina Learning’s novel approach to psychometric testing embraces the complexity of people.

Validation of Lumina Spark and Emotion against the Great Eight Competencies
Predictive Validity of Lumina Spark and Lumina Emotion. Research paper presented at the BPS DOP Conference 2018 on Lumina Spark, and the EAWOP Congress 2019 on Lumina Emotion by Dr. Stewart Desson
Measuring Both Ends of the Big Five
Measuring Both Ends of the Big Five. A paper published as a book chapter by Dr Desson and Dr Benton.
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