Assessment and Selection Tools

Use assessments and evaluations to select the right talent

Selecting the right talent for your organization requires thorough evaluations and accurate measurements. Today’s companies use a variety of assessment methods to determine a candidate’s skill level, competencies, and behaviors in a variety of work scenarios. Discover the types of assessments being used for candidate evaluation and how to create your own assessment strategy to select the right talent.

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An Insider's Guide to I/O Psychology: Cutting Through the Confusion To Make Better Hiring Decisions

November 18, 2015 | Cynthia A. Hedricks, Ph.D.

I/O psychologists use behavioral science to help organizations improve every aspect of the hiring process. Join this webcast to discover how behavioral science can help you see through unproving marketing claims for solving talent issues, identify real science that delivers results and help your recruitment team make decisions like behavioral science experts.

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Structured Interviewing: How to Architect an Effective Process and Get Organizational Buy-In

November 17, 2015 | Jan Fiegel

A structured interview process offers innumerable benefits, ranging from an increase in predictive accuracy to decrease of interviewer bias. Join Jan Fiegel, a recent presenter at the Recruiting Optimization Roadshow in NYC and Head of Recruiting at Oscar Health, as he discusses how he has transformed the interview process at Oscar Health to systematically drive success.

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Are You Still Playing Hit-or-Miss With Your Talent Decisions?

November 17, 2015 | Duke Daehling, Michael Woodward

On average, 39% of recent hires would not be rehired, which means a lot of hiring mistakes are being made. Hyper-competition for top talent in a candidate driven market requires a new approach. Join this webcast and learn how to leverage workforce analytics data, understand the power of candidate experience and engagement and see best-in-class examples from industry experts.

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3 Examples of Using Behavior Assessments to Boost the Bottom Line

November 3, 2015 | Mike Zani | HCI

Today, 80% of Fortune 500 companies use behavior assessments in their “hire to retire” lifecycle. 94% of best-in-class organizations leverage behavioral assessments. And 75% of those organizations directly attribute revenue changes and profitability to these assessments. This isn’t just a coincidence. Using behavioral assessments for hiring, team-building and management has been shown to not only improve a company’s hiring success rate, but also its bottom line. Here are examples of 3 different companies that used behavior assessments to impact their businesses.

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Embrace Data-Driven Talent Decisions for Your Company’s Future

October 28, 2015 | Randi Kenney | HCI

Think back to the last time you made a hiring decision. What information did you have at your fingertips to guide that decision? Certainly you had a resume and perhaps a cover letter or portfolio. Maybe you’d interviewed with the candidate over the phone or in person, once or several times. Perhaps the candidate also interviewed with a number of other people and they all shared their feedback with you. Did you call any references? What about pre-hire assessments?

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The Secret to Reducing Hiring Mistakes? It's in the Metrics

October 22, 2015 | Dr. Rena Rasch, IBM Smarter Workforce

In the age of big data and workforce analytics, statistics and metrics abound. In the face of an overabundance of numbers, knowing which metrics are most important can be a real challenge for Human Resource (HR) leaders and ...

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Are Traditional HR Practices Keeping Your Organization Average?

October 22, 2015 | By Dr. Jay Dorio, Dr. Rena Rasch, and Dr. Sheri Feinzig, IBM Software Group

Ever since the publication of the War for Talent in 1997, the stakes for getting things right have been high…and they continue to be a top priority for CEOs (IBM Institute for Business Value, 2013). However, an over-reliance on traditional ...

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