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See, don’t ask: Why our assessment uses precisely zero questions.

Make great hires. No questions asked. When you’re looking for answers, it seems logical to ask...

An introduction to Psychometrics
An introduction to Psychometrics

While so-called ‘intelligence tests’ have been around since the early 20th century, psychometrics weren’t practically applied...

Disadvantages of psychometric tests
Disadvantages of psychometric tests

Despite the benefits available to employers, psychometric testing isn’t without its faults. These can be broadly split...

Psychometric tests at a glance
Psychometric tests at a glance

Psychometric tests have come a long way since the pioneering wartime work conducted decades ago. As...

What does a good psychometric test look like?
What does a good psychometric test look like?

Gauging good psychometrics A psychometric test can be entirely valid, without necessarily pushing the envelope in...

Why consider a psychometric assessment?
Why consider a psychometric assessment?

The benefits of a psychometric assessment to your hiring strategy We noted in this paper’s introduction...

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Arctic Shores: Surmounting psychometrics’ biggest challenges
Arctic Shores: Surmounting psychometrics’ biggest challenges

Hopefully you’ve read our summaries of both the pros and cons of the most common psychometric...

What is a psychometric test?
What is a psychometric test?

It’s all in the name. “Psycho”, or brain, and “metric” – measurement. Psychometric tests, in all...

New year, new you? The psychology of New Year’s resolutions
New year, new you? The psychology of New Year’s resolutions

  If you’ve ever made a New Year’s resolution, you know that making changes stick in...

The Rise of Gamification in Recruitment
The Rise of Gamification in Recruitment

Imagine you are applying for your dream job, and everything goes as expected. Then, as you...

Diversity: Beyond Age, Race and Gender
Diversity: Beyond Age, Race and Gender

  What is Neurodiversity? In recent years, celebrities have spoken out about and openly celebrated their...

Time to overhaul our definition of leadership
Time to overhaul our definition of leadership

Unlikely heroes Professor McGonagle. Woody. Yoda. A witch, a cowboy and an alien – three of...

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