We enjoy teaching and giving back to our community. One way we do that is through our internship program which provides valuable applied experience in the areas of industrial-organizational psychology, human factors and applied cognition, and consulting in general. If you are a high-caliber undergraduate or graduate student, then we invite you to send us your resume for consideration. Below is an article written by Brooke McKenna, a student who participated in our internship program via the Karen

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We enjoy working with the University of Kentucky's strength and conditioning coach, Erik Korem. He recently made a special guest appearance on Kentucky Sports Radio to discuss Kentucky football strength and conditioning, and his future with the program. Korem explained his unique methods of training that have produced excellent results in the gym and why he enjoys being a part of the Big Blue

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Horizon Performance sponsored the Sports Performance Summit in New York City. The summit is a knowledge sharing and relationship building platform that caters exclusively to 300 elite coaches, managers, sporting directors, technical directors and performance directors from around the world. It's a media-free environment that generates intimate and trustworthy exchanges of ideas about a range of topics such as data analytics, human performance, talent management and leadership. Check out the video below for some cameos

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Our CEO, Jat Thompson will be presenting a TED-style talk at the 29th Annual Conference of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology on how we used mobile technology to evaluate astronauts for deep space missions, including a round trip to Mars! We were engaged by NASA to develop a behavior tracking software system to monitor astronaut performance and team cohesion during deep space flight. Don't miss this talk. We will be sharing the many

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Over the past four years, Horizon Performance and Behavioral Health and Performance (BHP) research and mission operations personnel collaborated to design a software tool known as the Behavior Tracking Software System. The versatile software tool allows improved coding of human behavior in real time and can be modified for use in different settings where tracking behavior is critical. The tool provides assistance with the early detection and mitigation of BHP risks—particularly behavioral, interpersonal, and psychosocial

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NASA and Horizon Performance have developed an innovative process for selecting the next class of Astronauts that will be trained for deep space missions. Using the Gideon software solution originally developed by Horizon Performance for the Military Special Operations selection and training units, NASA has introduced Galaxy tablets into field environments to evaluate performance. In 2009, Horizon Performance was awarded an SBIR grant to enhance Gideon to evaluate astronaut performance and team cohesion in deep

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