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Testing & assessment
Employers test and assess potential recruits and employees for activities such as recruitment and selection, training and development, career guidance and team building. Psychometric testing is one common form of assessment.
18 Feb 2021
The shortlist for the 2021 RAD Awards – which celebrate excellence in employer branding, talent attraction and recruitment advertising –...
2 Nov 2020
With just a few weeks until we celebrate the Personnel Today Awards 2020, we profile the shortlisted organisations. The latest...
14 Sep 2020
With so little recruitment this year, organisations with vacancies report being inundated with applications for the limited roles they have...
30 Apr 2020
The government has said it is on track to meet its target of 6,000 additional police officers in England and...
20 Apr 2020
Amazon looks to implement employee testing but what are the legal hurdles?
20 Nov 2019
The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory wowed the Personnel Today Awards 2019 judges with an innovative online game that aimed...
18 Sep 2019
One fifth (22%) of prestigious Russell Group university graduates have yet to secure a full-time job, compared to 30% of...
10 Sep 2019
Despite many employers making efforts to improve their candidate experience, some still fall short on the simplest aspects. Lee Biggins,...
5 Sep 2019
Using AI to recruit and retain employees is hugely advantageous in terms of establishing a holistic and cost-effective process, but it's vital that HR directors should retain full control.
30 Jul 2019
PROMOTED | Inclusion is a key issue for any recruitment professional, but how can you make sure your business is doing all it can to attract, and retain, a wide-range of talent?
21 May 2019
Confidence may be a welcome attribute in a job applicant but overconfidence, suggests new research, can drive inequalities, stifle social...
16 May 2019
As the requirements for future leaders change, is it time to do away with the concept of focusing only on a select few?
30 Apr 2019
Introducing chatbots for recruitment has helped slash candidate drop-out rates and average time to hire at delivery firm Yodel. How has this been achieved?
29 Mar 2019
Ahead of World Autism Awareness Week, employers should be thinking about creating an inclusive and supportive working environment for neurodiverse...