Remember! The candidate is assessing you too.

Greg Savage

Recruiters, Inhouse and Agency, sometimes lapse into hubris and complacency. This, we know. Don’t take offence. It’s a fact. I have been guilty myself.

A Deeper Dive Into Talent Assessment Tool - Predictive Index

Proactive Talent

A few years ago, I wrote a blog about some of my favorite hiring assessments out on the market. One of the assessments I wrote about was the Predictive Index. And it turns out the Predictive Index isn’t a hiring assessment. Technology predictive index hiring assessments hr tool

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The Hidden Influencer Behind Your Assessments

Achievers

It is especially frustrating when you realize that you should have seen it coming when you made your assessments. We assess people at work all the time, from evaluating candidates to conducting performance reviews and making promotion recommendations. Overcome biases in assessments.

3 Ways to Assess Soft Skills

JazzHR

Fortunately, there are other ways of assessing them. Relying on employee referrals during the hiring process has many advantages, one of which is the ability to ask the referring employee to list and assess the soft skills of those that they have recommended. Employees are unlikely to vouch for someone who would make an unpleasant coworker, so ask them for a thoughtful assessment and ordered listing of the soft skills they believe their chosen candidates possess.

Cracking the Career Development Code

Speaker: Julie Winkle Giulioni, Author, Help Them Grow or Watch Them Go: Career Conversations Employees Want

It’s 2020 and it’s time to crack the code on career development. Julie Winkle Giulioni, leadership and career consultant, will share her findings from decades of field research. She’ll deconstruct effective career development, offering a practical framework that makes it more doable and durable by identifying and assessing the skills gaps in your workforce.

The Recruiter’s Guide to Technical Assessments

Recruiting Daily

High demand for engineers and developers has led forward-thinking companies to adopt technical skills assessments in their hiring processes. Despite their popularity, however, recruiters can struggle to make the most of technical assessments. What is a Technical Assessment?

4 Ways to Get the Most Out of Peer Assessments

ClearCompany Recruiting

Peer-to-peer assessments have become very popular recently because they have proven to be an effective tool to more accurately measure performance as part of a 360-performance evaluation process. If someone has a grudge against me, how much weight do these assessments carry?

Debunking 10 Common Myths about Pre-Employment Assessments

The Perfect Hire

There is a growing use of science-backed assessments as a powerful component of the talent acquisition process. Despite the proven outcomes of using talent assessments, some employers dismiss the value of assessments due to some common myths about how they really work.

Tips for Assessing Employee Performance

JazzHR

A rigorous talent assessment should span productivity, punctuality, attitude, and dress/grooming, among other variables. There’s no “right” way to assess employees, but a few important traits will cover most of your bases. Next, your talent assessment should factor in an employee’s attendance record. As far as bad habits go, your assessment should take gossiping, excessive Internet use, and disruptive behavior into account.

Assessments 101 – differentiating good assessments from bad

career.place

When it comes to screening candidates against requirements, psychometric assessments can be a powerful tool. An assessment can tell you who has what skills, knowledge, or traits, and to what level. The key is to select the correct assessments.

Emerging Regulations in the Age of AI

New legislation regulating data use and privacy is on the horizon in many parts of the world and could have ramifications for companies leveraging AI in talent assessment and selection. Waiting until laws regarding AI are crystallized in the legal system will slow down your growth — and your future-readiness. Although we don’t know exactly what data privacy laws will look like in the future, we do understand the principles behind them. Download this eBook to learn how your organization can benefit from the use of AI in talent processes while staying on the right side of legal and ethical considerations.

Psychometric Talent Assessment: Its history, methods & benefits

MyRecruitmentPlus

Talent Assessment is synonymous with psychometric assessments. Psychometrics is a field of psychology study that develops frameworks and theories related to testing, measurement, and assessment of metal capabilities. So how are psychometric assessments conducted?

Paradox Ups Assessment Capabilities by Acquiring Traitify

Recruiting Daily

Recruiting software provider Paradox will acquire Traitify, a mobile-first assessment platform. Headlines Tech Assessments Business Recruiting Software ToolsTerms weren’t disclosed.

5 Key Traits to Consider When Assessing Leaders

TalentCulture - Recruiting

The post 5 Key Traits to Consider When Assessing Leaders appeared first on TalentCulture. Leadership Adaptability burnout empathy flexibility leadership assessment leadership traitsFor many leaders, the pandemic has been a trial by fire.

10 Characteristics for Assessing Team Effectiveness

FlashPoint

What are the Characteristics of an Effective Team? Increasingly, organizations are realizing the key to their success lies in building high-performing teams. Research proves that effective teams, regardless of industry, tenure, or size, demonstrate certain common characteristics.

Finding Future Leaders: A New Model for Leadership Assessment

Which behaviors will leaders need today–and how does that compare to what is needed in the future? This paper presents new research about the leadership characteristics that create the diversity of thought and nimbleness your company requires to navigate this volatile era.

Assessing Recruiters for Grit

The Whiteboard

I will post the blog once we have been given the all clear on the technical issues causing the delay, which will hopefully be later on today… In the meantime I should take this opportunity to thank Talegent for putting on a very interesting breakfast presentation this morning about how recruiters and HR departments can leverage the latest predictive measures to assess candidates. So we will be assessing our recruiter candidates for grit from now on, and I suggest you do too.

Assessments 101 – differentiating good assessments from bad

career.place

When it comes to screening candidates against requirements, psychometric assessments can be a powerful tool. An assessment can tell you who has what skills, knowledge, or traits, and to what level. The key is to select the correct assessments.

Why Employment Assessment Tools Make Sense Now  –  More than Ever.

Employment Technologies

And moving in-person assessments and job interviews to a virtual platform can add convenience and safety for both the employer and applicant. As the labor market continues to recalibrate, one component of the hiring process is more critical than ever: employment assessment.

A New Concept In Assessments: Attraction

Katrina Kibben

You can use assessment in nontraditional ways to enable people across your company to recruit where they shine: when they speak. Candidate Generation and Nurturing recruiting Recruitment Marketing Advice Workplace Trends assessments for attraction recruitment marketing

How To Create A Remote Workplace Culture That Keeps Employees Connected & Engaged

Speaker: Heidi Lynne Kurter, Workplace Culture Consultant & Leadership Coach

This pandemic has forced companies into the digital revolution faster than they could prepare. As managers try to navigate this new normal, they are challenged with knowing how to show up and keep their team engaged and productive. In this webinar, Heidi Lynne Kurter, Workplace Culture Consultant & Leadership Coach, will be speaking with us about how to efficiently conduct business virtually.

Using AI in candidate assessment, with Nick Johnston

Social Talent

This progress has been especially felt in the field of candidate assessment. Why has AI become so popular in recruiter assessment? Assessment is such a valuable part of the recruitment process,” Nick tells us. “It’s It’s difficult to stem the tide of technical innovation.

What You Need to Know About Behavioral Assessments vs. Skills Assessments

Manatal

That’s where behavioral and skills assessments enter the picture. Here’s everything you should know about these assessments. What are Behavioral Assessments? It is wise to use evaluations that provide more depth and are multi-faceted, such as behavioral assessments.

10 ways to assess and hire for remote culture fit

Recruitee

The post 10 ways to assess and hire for remote culture fit appeared first on Recruitee. Talent acquisition

The Truth About Game-based Talent Assessments

ERE

Games are fun, assessments are not. Gamification Screening & Assessment Featured

Preparing for the Workplace of the Future: HR’s Role

Speaker: Robin Schooling, Managing Partner, HR + People Strategy, Peridus Group

Join Robin Schooling, Managing Partner, HR + People Strategy with Peridus Group, to learn what you can do now to prepare yourself and your organization for the future workplace while simultaneously solidifying HR’s impact as a strategic and influential leader for business success

The Pros and Cons of Using Pre-Employment Assessments

PandoLogic

Pre-employment assessments aim to help recruiters by cutting unqualified candidates out of the running before resources have to be expended on them. Here are some of the pros and cons of using pre-employment assessments. Unfortunately, pre-employment assessments aren’t perfect.

A New Concept In Assessments: Attraction

Fistful of Talent

Assessments For Attraction. Instead, they could have been using a quick 1-2-3 assessment. Assessments also provide candidates an opportunity to really shine before their face-to-face interviews. The post A New Concept In Assessments: Attraction appeared first on Fistful of Talent. Assessments Brand Ambassadors Business Development Candidate Pool Conferences Networking Recruiting Recruitment Marketing Social Media assessments hiring recruitment marketing

Bad Timing and Your Employment Assessment

Fistful of Talent

Imagine your last employment assessment. Then at your most anxious moment, they hand you an assessment. I was not prepared – my first assessment was dropped on me like a bomb. I passed, but God did I hate taking that skills assessment. That’s not the case with most assessments, though. The last assessment I took to work for a global recruiting firm? A copywriter doing interest rate math assessments.

4 Reasons to Add Pre-Employment Assessments to Your Hiring Process

JazzHR

That’s where pre-employment assessments come in – These tests use a standardized design to evaluate candidates on a range of softer skills like aptitude, personality, and cognitive ability. Intelligence Recruiting assessments

Recruitment Marketing: More Than Revamping Your Career Sites

Speaker: Matt Alder, Host & Producer, The Recruiting Future Podcast.

Talent acquisition functions are fixated on developing an authentic employer brand. However, that's not the be-all and end-all. When it comes to attracting candidates, you need to have targeted recruitment content at every stage of the candidate journey where they may interact with your company - your careers page, job descriptions, and social media.Join Matt Alder, Producer and Host of The Recruiting Future Podcast, to learn how to refresh your recruitment marketing efforts and set yourself apart from competitors.

Employers Must Conduct Individualized Assessment Under ADA

Recruiting Daily Advisor

A recent decision from the Southern District of Ohio highlights the importance of conducting an individualized assessment before taking adverse action against an individual who takes opioids.

DON’T LET THESE 5 MYTHS ABOUT CANDIDATE ASSESSMENT HOLD YOU BACK

Employment Technologies

Employers are wary of using assessments during their hiring process. Employers have been led to believe that assessments, by default, create a poor candidate experience. And that can be true, if the pre-hire assessment is poorly designed, misused, or confusing to candidates.

How to Assess the Value of Top Recruitment Job Boards

FireFish Software

The recent increase in the price of job boards has been a talking point for the industry. If you haven’t had to adjust your budget to reflect these extra costs yet, you might be forced to do so very soon. But cutting off one of your strongest channels could hurt your flow of candidates.

Modern Assessment Tooling

Recruiting Daily

I’ve been deep diving into all new forms of assessment tooling, primarily for recruiting purposes. Blog Posts Featured News assessmentsI’ve been asked many times to share my experiences and knowledge about them, so I’ve written a White Paper (Link at the end of this post) about it for you to download. Since the white paper is a 22-page read […].

Does Your Workforce Have the Talent DNA for the Digital Future?

With the increasing adoption of automation and data-driven technologies, the workforce is changing rapidly — regardless of whether we’re prepared to face it. Keeping up with the velocity of change is vital to success, and that means building digital readiness into the DNA of your organization so your workforce is ready to face an uncertain and constantly changing future.

Top 10 Recruitment Assessment Tools for 2021

Recruiters Lineup

Pre-employment assessments are arguably one of the most difficult and important aspects of hiring to navigate. As a human resource professional, you want to look at candidates from every angle and finish with an assessment confident and secure in your in-depth findings.

Assessing Your Diversity Task Force Goals

PandoLogic

This will help encourage constant assessment of company policy or standards as it relates to DEI. Once a specific focus area is chosen, it’s important to begin assessing available data or information regarding the policy or procedure—or collecting new data/information as needed.

Benefits of Data-Driven Assessment With Structured Interviews | Breezy HR

Breezy HR

Companies using both data-driven assessments and structured interviews have an easier time finding the right talent fit while ensuring equity and diversity for every candidate

Why AI Fails At Assessing Distinctly Human Skill Sets

Forbes Human Resources Council

It’s safe to say that AI recruitment tools are a major topic in the HR space right now. Leadership /leadership Leadership /leadership leadership

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

relationships, assessing fit and onboarding new. assessment process for everyone involved: For recruiters — Machine learning analyzes. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t.