Andrew is the Business Psychologist / Director at Andrew M. Sidebottom Ltd
Following an early career as Industrial Engineer (UK/US manufacturing), Andrew graduated from the University of Hull in 1992 with a BSc (Hons) Degree & Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Psychology. He worked briefly as UK Business Psychologist for an Australian HR Consultancy before establishing an independent business in 1993.
For over twenty-five years he has supported organisations across the UK and Europe in areas such as: Selection & Development of People; Executive / Graduate / Personal Coaching; Vocational Guidance & Career Counselling; Team Building; Organisational Change; Succession Planning; Training Needs Analysis, etc.. He operates at all organisational levels: Shop-Floor to Boardroom.
He is a member of the Association of Business Psychologists (ABP) and the British Psychological Society (BPS), and is registered at both Domestic and European levels in psychometric testing (Register of Competence in Occupational Testing (RCOT/RQTU) / European Test User (European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations)).
He is a Certified Coach and a Registered Hypnotherapist (General Hypnotherapy Standards Council).
Areas of special interest and expertise include:
- Application of psychometric techniques in selection and development
- Coaching to Make a Difference & Maximise Personal Impact
- Assessment & Development of Interpersonal Qualities & Communication Skills
- Coaching for Work-Life Balance / Stress & Anxiety Management
- Career Guidance & Development