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June 27, 2019

Make sure you’re assessing the things that count

Time to hire, cost to hire, attrition rate. There are plenty of really comprehensive lists of HR and hiring metrics available online.  But are we using […]
June 19, 2019

Building a workforce for the future

Hema Bakhshi is a strategic advisor helping people, corporates and start-ups navigate the Future of Work. Hema gave a presentation at our event on 8th May: […]
June 10, 2019

Help your candidates out of the hurdle race

You could describe traditional assessment processes as a bit like a hurdle race. Candidates complete one narrowly focused test at a time and at each stage […]
May 29, 2019

AI in the UK: ready, willing and able?

Lord Clement-Jones, former chair of the House of Lords Select Committee on AI, was the key note speaker at our event on 8th May, Assessment in […]
May 9, 2019

The key ingredient in ethical and effective AI technology? Humanity

Event overview: Assessment in the age of the algorithm, 8th May 2019 In a morning dedicated to understanding the age of the algorithm, ‘humanity’ won out […]
April 26, 2019

Insights from the Sova Innovation Board

Against a backdrop of digital and organisational transformation, the nature and composition of the workforce is shifting. In an illustration of the types of change organisations […]
April 9, 2019

There’s no need to compromise when it comes to assessment

The latest paper in our Assessment Insights Series talks about compromise. We find there is a bigger and bigger disconnect between what companies need, and what […]
March 26, 2019

Candidate experience matters, but not as much as relevance

Which sort of spouse would you prefer? One who will command admiration or one who likes to read religious books? Are most of the people you […]
February 7, 2019

Putting AI to the Test: an interview with our CTO

Our latest white paper ‘Ethics, Equality and Empowerment’ takes a look at the opportunities and challenges posed by AI in assessment. Is AI living up to […]
January 9, 2019

How AI can help address ethics, equality and empowerment in assessment

The continued rise of AI is certainly one of the hottest leadership topics for 2019. Consulting firm DDI’s list of top trends for 2019 includes many […]
November 1, 2018

Five reasons to bring your assessment centre into the digital age

Technology has transformed the way organisations design and manage their recruitment processes. The days of paper-based screening are long gone, replaced by online technology which manages […]
October 29, 2018

New Assessment frontiers in a pioneering region

Change is exciting and moving on to new pastures is often something we find stimulating but at the same time challenging. Having worked as an occupational […]