Psychometric testing for careers guidance.



Publisher: Institute of Careers Guidance. in [s.l.]

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ContributionsGrimsell, David., Miller, Michael., Barham, Lyn.
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Psychometric tests can be used for a variety of purposes. Some of the most common uses are as follows: Selection of personnel – Here, tests can help recruiters and hiring managers determine candidates who best fit a position. Personality, aptitude, and knowledge tests are all very common in this type of testing situation.

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From deciding on your career options, developing yourself, going freelance, creating side hustles, building your personal brand, juggling a demanding work-life balance or changes in circumstance.The careers related psychometric tests used are long established and highly regarded instruments including 16PF5, the Myers Briggs Type Inventory and the Strong Interest Inventory.

Testing is completed online and copies of your careers reports will be forwarded by e-mail immediately after your personalised feedback session.Aptitude Assessment: To understand your aptitude and abilities over parameters such as verbal ability, numerical ability, logical ability, spatial ability, mechanical ability and clerical speed.

Interest Inventory: To evaluate your interest (i.e. likes and dislikes) across various career fields and occupations. Personality Assessment: To get an insight into your personality traits over.