Martin Turner and Jamie Barker

Martin Turner and Jamie Barker

Sport Psychologists, Book Authors

Martin Turner and Jamie Barker are sport psychologists who work with athletes and global business organizations and the authors of What Business Can Learn From Sport Psychology: Ten Lessons for Peak Professional Performance. Turner is a lecturer at Staffordshire University in Stoke-on-Trent in the United Kingdom and Barker is an associate professor there.

When Fixating on Mistakes Makes You Slip Up
Failure

When Fixating on Mistakes Makes You Slip Up

Coaching someone right before a presentation? Avoid emphasizing the very behaviors to be avoided.
Fight Overthinking, That Destroyer of Decision Making
Stress Management

Fight Overthinking, That Destroyer of Decision Making

By worrying and ruminating about your choices, you can slow down the very mental processes that you need.
What Elite Athletes Can Teach You About Dealing With Pressure
Stress Management

What Elite Athletes Can Teach You About Dealing With Pressure

How do competitors deliver top performance when so much is riding on a single movement?