Real-World Ways Talent Assessment Benefits the Business

June 7, 2019 at 3:58 pm
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In general, talent assessments are great for hiring and helping to develop your existing teams. But in reality, there are more concrete, measurable business benefits […]

Talent Assessments Make You a Better Leader: Here’s Why

June 5, 2019 at 12:24 pm
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When you consider your journey to your leadership role, chances are it had something to do with being able to identify characteristics and skills in […]

A Q&A with Tom Haak, Director of the HRTrend Institute, on the Present and Future of HR

May 31, 2019 at 1:02 pm
Tom Haak

Tom Haak is the director of the HRTrend Institute. The HR Trend Institute follows, detects, and encourages trends. Tom is considered to be one of […]

The Essential Framework for Strategic Workforce Planning

May 16, 2019 at 12:54 pm
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The concept of workforce planning is often so broad that HR leaders struggle to develop and implement a strategy in this area. And yet, strategic […]

Cognitive vs. Behavioral Assessments: Should You Do Both?

May 13, 2019 at 8:50 pm
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Different assessments are available to evaluate current and prospective employees in a variety of ways, depending on your business’s goals and objectives. Two common types […]

Q&A with Suzanne Lucas

May 9, 2019 at 8:00 am

Suzanne Lucas is the writer behind the Evil HR Lady blog, where she offers up an insightfully irreverent analysis of the latest HR news and […]

PI Behavioral Assessment: How It Works, What It Measures, How to Do It

May 8, 2019 at 8:23 pm
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Imagine sitting across the table from two candidates for the important role you’re trying to fill. How valuable would it be to you to be […]

What Separates Top CEOs from the Rest?

April 29, 2019 at 8:00 am
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A recent PwC Global survey illuminates the challenge of developing an effective talent management strategy. In a time where finding the right talent is a […]

The Interview Is Not Enough — Here’s Why

April 26, 2019 at 7:46 pm
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A lot rides on the job interview when it comes to evaluating candidates and making hiring decisions, but can a few minutes of conversation really […]

Hiring for Culture vs. Skills: Which Is the Better Option?

April 19, 2019 at 10:18 pm
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The two primary hiring considerations of most hiring teams continue to be the candidate’s skills and cultural fit within the organization. While skills have been […]