Nicole Lipkin, Psy.D., M.B.A.

CEO, Equilibria Leadership Consulting

Dr. Nicole Lipkin is a business psychologist specializing in leadership and organizational development and coaching. She is the CEO of Equilibria Leadership Consulting, an international business/organizational solutions company based in the US. She coaches and consults with leaders and their organizations to improve management and leadership skills, strengthen the leadership pipeline and develop behaviors and practices that help increase organizational and staff resilience and sustainability. She also is the owner of Equilibria Psychological and Consultation Services, a mid-sized group psychology practice located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Nicole is the author of “What Keeps Leaders Up At Night: Recognizing and Resolving Your Most Troubling Management Issues” (AMACOM Books: June, 2013), about the psychology, brain science and group dynamics underlying leadership challenges. She is also the co-author of the popular business and management book, “Y in the Workplace: Managing the “Me First” Generation” (Career Press, 2009). She is a sought after speaker, consultant and coach who has been retained by organizations such as Honda, Toyota,, Wells Fargo, The American Society of Training and Development, Aqua America, ProObject, National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), American Academy of Osteopathic Surgeons, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), City Security and Resilience Networks (CSARN) in the UK, LatinNext and HR Academy in Brazil, Global Aware International and Tiny-G in the UK, Security Watch India, the National Retail Federation, International Council of Shopping Centers, Penske Automotive Group, and The Boys and Girls Club of America.  She has also been an invited presenter at a number of professional, association and corporate conferences. 

Nicole is a regular contributor to the broadcast community and has been featured on NPR, NBC, CBS, Fox Business News,,,, New York Times Magazine and numerous other media outlets both nationally and internationally.

She received a doctorate in clinical psychology (Psy.D.), Master of Business Administration (MBA), and Master of Criminal Justice (MACJ) at Widener University. Nicole is an adjunct faculty member at the Center for Creative Leadership.  She is a Board Certified Coach and also received her Advanced Certified Personal and Executive Coach Certification and Certified Professional Coach Certification through the industry-leading College of Executive Coaching.  Nicole is licensed as a psychologist in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Nicole was a board member of the Independence Arts Studio and is currently an Advisory Council Member of City Security and Resilience Networks (CSARN) in England and a board member of Fearless Athletics.

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What Are Disengaged Employees Costing Your Company?

March 5, 2015 | Nicole Lipkin

There's a dollar amount that can be attributed to employee disengagement in the US; $550 billion - with a B. So as company growth makes a comeback don't allow disengagement to hold you back. Attend this webcast to receive a free whitepaper to help make the business case for disarming disengagement.