Gregory Walton Keynotes - The Greg Walton speeches focus on how psychological processes have adverse effects on social...
The knowledge that these negative feelings and social events are common and a part of the process shows students that it does not mean that they as an individual do not belong. This creates a very positive effect on academic achievement as well as helping students start out on a positive trajectory. They will continue to feel as if they belong even on a bad day.
Walton shows through the example of women in the heavily male-dominated major engineering, that those who experience this intervention often have a higher sense of confidence and are more likely to feel at home in their environment. Everything talked about by Walton in this psychological intervention keynote can be applied to fast-paced and demanding workplace environments.