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Steven Poelmans
Dr. Steven Poelmans holds a Master’s in Organizational Psychology, a Master’s in Marketing Management, a Ph.D. in Management / Organizational Behavior (IESE Business School / University of Navarra, Spain), and a Postgraduate in Neuroscience of Leadership. His research, teaching and consulting mainly focus on neuroleadership, employee well-being and flexible work arrangements, emotional and cultural intelligence, mostly with a cross-cultural perspective. He has coached over 250 executives of more than 30 different nationalities and published over a dozen peer reviewed journal articles and chapters in academic volumes. On Research Gate he scores 24,66 putting him in the 80% percentile of most read / cited researchers in management. At Antwerp Management School, Steven is professor of Neuroscience and Strategic Leadership and cohort-coach at the Executive PhD program. He is founder and director of the NeuroTrainingLab™, a leadership development methodology using competencies assessment and neurophysiologic indicators.
Expertise Research

May 12, 2020

By Steven Poelmans

AMS is watching you: neurotraining for better leadership

Human Resources

End 2019, Prof. Dr. Steven Poelmans installed the first Belgian NeuroTrainingLab™ at Antwerp Management School. In his lab, he teaches business leaders how to make better, empathic decisions, especially in times of stress. “It’s easy to be a leader in times of peace, but it’s difficult to