Ari-Pekka Skarp

Organizational Psychologist


Ari-Pekka is Organizational Psychologist, Master of Engineering and Author of books about Philosophy of mind, Complexity in organizations and Contemplative practices. He has been working with organizations for more than 20 years. Currently he works as senior Agile Coach at OP.

Laboratory of Mind at Work

Socially complex knowledge work requires superior abilities for Focus, Creativity and Co-operation. Otherwise we might get caught in dysfunctional habitual patterns of mind. In this Laboratory of Mind we will explore the skills of mind that we need to develop in order to promote wellbeing and efficiency in our work-life. Drawing form psychology and contemplative traditions, we will find practical tools for enhancing our capacity to find Concentration, Clarity and Compassion in our demanding work and social relations.