Opinion: Diversity in behavioural science matters becase we’re mostly a bunch of WEIRDos

I originally wrote this post on LinkedIn, and then realised it also explains a core goal of DBSN: behavioural science from the Anglo world receives a lot of attention, yet there is fascinating decision making research conducted around the world, a lot of it in Dutch universities. So, part of the mission of DBSN is … Continue reading Opinion: Diversity in behavioural science matters becase we’re mostly a bunch of WEIRDos

Verslag: Dutch Behavioral Science Network 2020, chapter 1

In Nederland zijn veel professionals bezig met gedragswetenschap. Als onderzoeker of wetenschapper, maar steeds vaker ook in heel andere functies. Van compliance officer tot reclamemaker, beleidsambtenaar tot coach: allemaal putten ze inspiratie uit behavioral science. Maar waar komen ze elkaar tegen? In praktijk vooral online. Jammer, want zo blijven gesprekken beperkt tot een like hier … Continue reading Verslag: Dutch Behavioral Science Network 2020, chapter 1

In the wild: Simone Leenders, WorkWire

Simone Leenders is a Managing Partner and Workplace Consultant at WorkWire, where she works on workplace strategy, concepting and design. Her background is in interior design and environmental psychology. Simone spoke at our first event in June 2018 on how to stimulate alternative ways of working using workplace nudging. Tell me about your work: how … Continue reading In the wild: Simone Leenders, WorkWire

In the wild: Bernardo Nunes, Growth Tribe

Bernardo Nunes is the Head of Science at Growth Tribe Academy, where he practices the combination of behavioural science, data analytics, and digital solutions to predict consumer behaviour. He has a PhD in Economics from the University of Stirling, and his past experience includes working with the UK's Financial Conduct Authority and at the University … Continue reading In the wild: Bernardo Nunes, Growth Tribe

In the wild: Wilte Zijlstra, AFM

Wilte Zijlstra is a supervision officer at the Consumer Behavior team in the Centre of Expertise of the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM).  He has worked at the AFM for over 10 years on various (supervisory) projects, ranging from work on investment products, mortgages, and consumer credit, to insurance and pensions. Prominent is … Continue reading In the wild: Wilte Zijlstra, AFM