Selection

Assessment Centers
Looking for a way to incorporate more advanced job simulations into the hiring or training process? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about assessment centers.
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Oklahoma Progress Update - A Revised Employee Selection Process: Virtual & Paperless
Oklahoma worked with the QIC-WD to revise their employee selection process. This blog post describes the process used to determine the competencies of caseworkers and highlights lessons learned to date.
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What are Best Practices for Conducting Hiring Interviews?
If you are responsible for hiring people, plan how to conduct your interviews based on what we know from research.
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Employment Interviews
What makes a hiring interview most effective? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about employment interviews.
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Strategies to Improve Child Welfare Worker Retention
Many organizations & teams are looking for answers to the challenge of worker turnover in child welfare. This blog post highlights research and strategies described in several publications and discusses the connection to the work being done by the QIC-WD.
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Job Knowledge Tests
When is it a good idea to assess candidates’ understanding of critical job facts or concepts? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about job knowledge tests.
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Emotional Intelligence Tests
How can candidates’ ability to recognize, understand, and manage emotions be examined at hire? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about emotional intelligence tests.
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Integrity Tests
How do candidates’ attitudes about honesty and misconduct factor in to future job behavior? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about integrity tests.
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Cognitive Ability Tests
How can candidates’ ability to learn and solve problems be examined at hire? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about cognitive ability tests.
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Biodata Measures
How can candidates’ background information be used to help with hiring decisions? This Umbrella Summary describes the available evidence about biodata measures.
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