Insight

October 8, 2018

White paper: Talent management: Why one-size-fits-all doesn’t fit anyone

For most organisations change is the norm, which in turn is having a dramatic impact on talent management. Knowing what’s important to a job today can […]
October 8, 2018

Talent management: Why one-size-fits-all doesn’t fit anyone

It’s easy to see why people are tempted by off-the-shelf talent management solutions. The fact that they are ready to use can force many to overlook […]
October 1, 2018

The Agility Mindset: Transforming your organisation and your workforce for a digital world

On the 13th September, we hosted a half day seminar – The Agility Mindset – Transforming your Organisation & your Workforce for a Digital World – […]
September 25, 2018

How psychology can help you make your business more agile

Many organisations today are asking how they can become more agile – and with good reason. Agility can be loosely defined as an organisation’s capacity to […]
September 18, 2018

4 key elements of organisational agility

“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the people to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn […]
September 10, 2018

Agility: the difference between winning and losing in a digital world?

Can you remember where you were on October 22 1986? If the answer is London’s Oxford Street, then there is a distinct possibly you may have […]
September 1, 2018

What are we talking about when we talk about agility?

The second best-selling management book of all time (after Dale Carnegie’s How to Win Friends and Influence People) is Management: Tasks, Responsibilities, Practices by Peter F. […]
September 1, 2018

White paper: Being Digital, Human and Agile: Winning in an Uncertain World

We know from research that there is a clear correlation between organisational agility and business success. We can also safely predict that the correlation will only grow stronger, […]
July 22, 2018

Sova appoints Chief Revenue Officer

Sova is delighted to announce the appointment of Christine Higgs as Chief Revenue Officer. In her role she is responsible for global revenue and driving our […]
July 12, 2018

Admin cards, acetate scoring keys and algorithms

Admin cards, acetate scoring keys and algorithms By Ian Kershaw, Senior Client Director Firstly a confession – I’m not a psychologist of any flavour, occupational or […]
June 27, 2018

Event: The Agility Mindset – transforming your organisation & your workforce for a digital world

This half day thought leadership seminar will focus on the pressing need to develop an agile mindset, digitalizing our organisations and what’s needed to succeed. New […]
May 4, 2018

Video: Remaking assessment for the digital world

Traditional assessment is all very well. But it’s not all it could be. By allying our psychological expertise with the latest digital technology, we are able […]
April 30, 2018

Sova appoints Director of Marketing

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Claire Rahmatallah as Director of Marketing at Sova Assessment. Claire will be responsible for all aspects of brand, […]
April 26, 2018

Sova Strategic Roundtable – ‘Where digitalisation meets people’

On 20th April, we were delighted to bring together a group of senior HR practitioners from a diverse range of organisations including financial services, law, media […]
March 25, 2018

Reflections on Changeboard Future Talent Conference 2018

There was something very apt about the Changeboard Future Conference 2018 being hosted at the historic Royal Geographical Society. Founded in 1830, the Royal Geographical Society […]
March 13, 2018

Event: Talent management in the era of digital transformation

Strategic roundtable event, co-hosted by Simon Haben, Director of People & Organisation Transformation, Royal Mail. Date: 20 April 2018 Time:  8.15-10.00am Venue: Royal Mail, The Phoenix Centre, […]
March 8, 2018

Predicting the unpredictable

Selecting the talent that will future-proof your business Radical changes in the world of work are not a new phenomenon. In 1841, more than one fifth […]
March 7, 2018

White paper: Predicting the unpredictable – selecting the talent that will future-proof your business

Why predicting the unpredictable? Whilst radical changes in the world of work are not a new phenomenon, it may be tempting to dismiss the latest upheavals […]
February 28, 2018

Webinar: Predicting the unpredictable – selecting future talent

Finding the right people for the job starts with understanding the job to be done. But what do you do when the world of work is […]
January 8, 2018

Four key hiring habits for recruiters in the digital age

Co-authored by Dr Alan Bourne, CEO at Sova Assessment, and Kirstin Schulz, Head of Assessment Consulting at Alexander Mann Solutions. Hiring managers must upgrade their techniques […]
December 15, 2017

How is digital transformation affecting your people strategy?

On 5 December, we were delighted to host a strategic roundtable event in London, bringing together a group of senior HR professionals and industry leaders to […]
November 15, 2017

Webinar: Call centre recruitment in the digital age

Next generation customer service In a digitally connected world, where we work, communicate, shop and access information, faster and more efficiently than ever before, our expectations […]
November 9, 2017

The perfect blend

At Sova Assessment, we adopt an ‘ask less, learn more’ approach when building personalised assessments for our clients. Rather than inviting candidates to complete a series […]
October 9, 2017

How does your organisation measure up?

When it comes to assessing emerging talent, is your organisation still using traditional models that are not fit for purpose in the digital age? These questions […]
October 4, 2017

White paper: Passing the test – are your assessments fit for today’s emerging talent?

Do the assessments you use to select emerging talent pass the test? Graduates have provided organisations with an important source of talent
 for many, many years. […]
September 27, 2017

Webinar: Volume assessment solutions for the digital age

Is your selection process offering a consumer-grade candidate experience? Employee assessment tools that drive efficiencies and innovation continue to be a vital part of high volume selection processes. […]
September 18, 2017

News: Sova Assessment launches in Australia

September 2017 Sova Assessment is delighted to announce the launch of a new office in Australia. This is part of an ambitious expansion plan to strengthen […]
May 23, 2017

Levelling the playing field: making assessment fair and inclusive

There is widespread awareness that decisions made in the recruitment process can discriminate against certain population groups, meaning that proportionately less candidates get through in terms […]
May 17, 2017

Webinar: The future of assessment for emerging talent

Does your assessment process meet the demands of today’s emerging talent? Good insight into the organisation and role. Fair and inclusive assessment. Engaging and efficient process. […]
April 5, 2017

Webinar: Going digital – the future of online assessment

Is your assessment solution fit for today’s digital world? The online assessment space is ripe for innovation. With technology and the digital world constantly evolving, the […]