There are many professionals practicing applied psychology in the world of business. In most instances, they provide advice and counsel for those engaged in developing marketing and productivity strategies. More companies are embracing the role of an applied psychologist in helping to gauge employee satisfaction and assess the impact of organizational restructuring.
Many practicing applied psychologists work within an industry and then eventually move into a consultant’s role. Other positions for an applied psychologist in business include workplace harassment prevention, improving the hiring processes, dealing with employee disability challenges and workplace culture analysis.