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Learning About Prevue’s Social Desirability Scale
The Social Desirability Scale relates to an individual’s tendency to respond in what they perceive to be a socially desirable manner. This scale gives you final insight into how a candidate performed in the personality portion of our assessment, which then generates valuable information for future reference checks.
The Science Behind Team-Fit & the 9 Team Types
Prevue breaks down our personality scales into two main factors - Task vs. Person and Self vs. Relationship - in order to find out what kind of team player a person may be. By combining the results of the two factors, we then classify each candidate into one of the nine team-fit characters. Find out more about what each team type means.
The Reliability & Validity Of Pre-Employment Assessments
Pre-employment assessments are professionally considered a good indicator of job-fit because of their reliability, validity, and fairness. At Prevue, to provide hiring solutions that are reliable and valid, we ensure that the instruments we use are consistent and sound. Learn more about how these major criteria fall into creating a good hiring assessment.
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Workplace Diversity: The Unintended Downsides of Employee Referrals
Relying too much on referrals comes with unintended consequences that employers must be aware of, like diversity. Though beneficial in many ways, employee referrals are not a total win for companies. Let’s find out why.September 19 2021
Candidate Experience Story: Toxic Work Environment
In our series “Candidate Experience Story”, we speak to current and past job applicants and ask them what is something that they wish HR would take into consideration during the recruitment process. Today, we present the finale of the three-part story about how miserable management pushed an employee away from staying in what appears to be a glamourous job to outsiders. Check out part one and two of the story if you haven’t had the chance to yet!September 12 2021
Candidate Experience Story: Lack of Accountability
In our series “Candidate Experience Story”, we speak to current and past job applicants and ask them what is something that they wish HR would take into consideration during the recruitment process. Today, we will continue the three-part story about how miserable management pushed an employee away from staying in what appears to be a glamourous job to outsiders.September 5 2021
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Advice for Test Takers
Do you get test anxiety? So does everyone else. Here are our tips for dealing with anxiety before and during assessments, as well as suggestions that can increase your chances of success. It’s not as daunting as it might sound.
Have you been asked to take an assessment? Learn more about the kinds of tests you might encounter, why employers assign them to candidates and employees, and what to expect in general.
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The Team-Fit Member Report assigns you to a specific team type and provides a snapshot of who you are using the two scales - 'self vs. relationship' and 'task vs. people'. Used typically by individuals who are already a part of the team, the report compares your temperaments to your teammates' so you can better understand how you work best with each other.Download PDF
This report is designed for leaders to identify a member's team type, then analyze how that person may fit into the rest of the team based on their personalities and approach to work. Also included in the Team-Fit Leader Report are the potential challenges you may face in managing the individual, along with tips to overcome those barriers and reach your team's maximum potential.Download PDF
Job-Fit Comprehensive Report
The Job-Fit Report compares your candidate to a role-specific benchmark and produces a suitability score. This report comes with an interview guide based on where the candidate fell off the benchmark, as well as a total person description and graphs of each score. Run JobFit with many combinations of Prevue assessments, and improve your hiring success.Download PDF