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4 min read

Can candidates cheat a psychometric test?

By Lily Harvey on Sep 20, 2021 1:44:31 PM

As business psychologists we hear this question a lot.

Topics: Assessments
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9 ways assessments can benefit recruiters

By Ryan Inglethorpe on Sep 16, 2021 5:19:46 PM

Topics: Assessments
4 min read

18 Questions to Ask a Psychometric Test Provider

By Lily Harvey on Sep 6, 2021 4:52:00 PM

Psychometric assessments come in many different shapes and sizes, from gamified personality questionnaires to role-specific cognitive ability tests. But, regardless of what you’re using them for everyone wants the same thing; a secure, easy to use assessment that measures what it claims to.

Topics: Recruitment Assessments
6 min read

Neurodiversity Hiring: How to make your workplace more neurodiverse

By Ryan Inglethorpe on Sep 1, 2021 3:00:00 PM

The phrase ‘neurodiversity’ is believed to have been first coined by US journalist Harvey Blume, writing in The Atlantic in 1998, who went on to state that “Neurodiversity may be every bit as crucial for the human race as biodiversity is for life in general. Who can say what form of wiring will be best at any given moment?” 

Topics: Recruitment Assessments
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Neurodiversity in Assessment and Selection: 5 Tips for Employers

By Ryan Inglethorpe on Aug 24, 2021 5:05:12 PM

Topics: Assessments
4 min read

Do Psychometric Assessments Actually Work?

By Lily Harvey on Aug 20, 2021 1:50:00 PM

Every so often we get people asking about how psychometrics work. This will often be accompanied with some element of doubt, and understandable discomfort about using them to make recruitment decisions.

Topics: Assessments
2 min read

Assessing leadership roles

By Ryan Inglethorpe on Aug 17, 2021 1:17:00 PM

What is leadership assessment?

A leadership assessment is a type of psychometric test for business leaders and high-level executives. Leadership recruitment assessments are generally used when a business needs to recruit high-level employees into the organisation, usually management positions upwards.

Topics: Leadership Assessments
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6 Myths about psychometric assessments

By Lily Harvey on Aug 10, 2021 1:00:13 PM

Psychometric myths

  • Candidates can fake it

  • Psychometrics can’t beat my intuition 

Topics: Assessments
4 min read

How can psychometrics deliver ROI?

By Ryan Inglethorpe on Aug 2, 2021 4:34:58 PM

While it can sometimes be difficult to measure the tangible benefits of implementing any new software, HR teams are increasingly being required to justify their investments and have a good idea of an expected ROI.

Topics: Assessments
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Why are Cognitive Ability Tests timed?

By Ryan Inglethorpe on Jul 28, 2021 6:17:41 PM

When using a Cognitive Ability Test to assess your candidates ability, there are two different types of maximum performance test; speed and power:

Topics: Assessments