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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

LIXIL Corporation, Japan

The CEO of LIXIL identified an urgent need to increase the company’s global competitiveness, and Lumina Learning was used to promote collaborative growth.

EBC University, Mexico

A leading university in Mexico replaced the general knowledge test with Lumina Spark to promote self-awareness in more than 40,000 students.

The Civil Service Commission

With The Civil Service Commission we created a multi-layered approach to increase the participants’ awareness of themselves and their leadership style.

Johanniter Unfallhilfe

A large, non-profit organisation with over 20,000 employees in Germany has chosen Lumina Spark and Lumina Sales to support its Learning and Development function.

UniPartners

UniPartners is a non-profit academic consultancy run by students. Our solutions helped them to quickly build rapport with clients to both win and deliver consultancy engagements.

The Police Department, Texas USA

It’s more important than ever for US police officers to avoid being hijacked by emotions. With Lumina Spark, the toughest in the public eye learn to be adaptable.

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.
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.

Innovation in psychometrics over time

In the old days, psychometrics just existed. People developed personality psychometrics almost in an academic context before even the knowledge of competency at work, and then went around looking for an application for it. Those days have long gone.

The changing face of psychometrics

Over the past 25 years, technology, and consequently psychometrics, have come a long way. So where could we see psychometrics going in the future?

Lumina Learning and design thinking – creative problem solving in action

What is design thinking and how can it be used for creative problem solving? Lucy Finney introduces us to this process and how it can be used alongside Lumina Learning.

Using psychometrics for selection

Psychometric selection tools help you effectively sift and target applicants, gaining information about their potential suitability for a role before meeting them.

How can we boost happiness at work?

Our emotions can have huge influence over the emotions of others, so how we can use our full range of emotions to boost happiness in the workplace?

Legacy and Leadership

Everything we do in the present moment creates our future and our legacy. Find out what you can do as a leader to stay (happy) at the top!

6 Sales Tips for Early Career Talent

Business is relational! Seasoned sales managers share top tips on how to succeed in sales when you’re at an early stage of your sales career.

6 Sales Tips for Early Career Talent

Business is relational! Seasoned sales managers share top tips on how to succeed in sales when you’re at an early stage of your sales career.

Embracing Our Emotions – Both Positive and Negative

There is a lot of buzz around emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills but the issue is much broader. Here, find out why.

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.

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.
Lumina Learning Brochure
At Lumina Learning we transform organisations by transforming their people. We are a global provider of innovative personalised selection and development solutions for individuals, teams, and organisations.
Lumina Spark Fact Sheet
Lumina Spark provides an accurate, personalised reading of an individual's strengths and developmental areas. Whether you’re the CEO or a new recruit, it provides rich personal insights and practical benefits for everyone.