About

Sharon Melnick, Ph.D. is a sought-after business psychologist and stress resilience expert who gives professionals the tools for Resilience in demanding work environments. Her work is informed by 10 years of research at Harvard Medical School and field tested by over 7000 training participants. Recent popular topics include Resilient Leadership in Demanding Times (Success under Stress), Effective Influencing, and Confident Leadership for Women.

Her trainings receive the highest ratings and repeat requests by women’s leadership networks, ERG’s, leadership trainings, and team retreats at organizations such as Procter and Gamble, GE, Merck, Moodys, and many others. She has appeared as a speaker for the American Management Association, Linkage, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, Women in Cable and Telecommunications, Working Mother conferences, Women in the Boardroom, and the National Multicultural Women’s Conference.  Her advice has been featured in Forbes.com, FoxNews, Business Insider, USAToday.com, American Management Association blog, and many other media outlets.

Dr. Melnick is CEO of her training and consulting firm Horizon Point Inc, and author of the newly released book Success under Stress: Powerful Tools for Staying Calm, Confident, and Productive when the Pressure’s On (American Management Association, 2013).

She is on the organizing team of the SmartWoman Project, a UN Women- and International Broadband Commission- sponsored initiative to provide mobile learning for women worldwide.