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What is Inductive Reasoning?

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Inductive (or abstract) reasoning, is the ability to analyze information and solve problems on an intricate, thought-based level. Completing an abstract reasoning assessment as part of the selection process provides a picture of candidates’ fluid intelligence – this is the ability … Continue reading

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New Webinar: Closing the Skills Gap for Emerging Leaders

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Register now for Pearson TalentLens’ latest webinar! Title: Confronting the Skills Gap: How Great Companies are Creating Leaders in a VUCA World Date: Thursday, April 7th  Time: 2:00pm ET Register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6013928754836487425 Leadership is in a transition. Baby Boomers are retiring at … Continue reading

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Pearson Announces Key Findings of the 2016 Trends in Executive Development Survey

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Results show new emphasis on cognitive readiness, a continued focus on critical thinking, and a significant skills gap for emerging leaders NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) MARCH 22, 2016 Pearson today announced the results of the “2016 Trends in Executive Development: … Continue reading

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The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Interview

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Recruiters and hiring managers love interviews. They particularly love unstructured interviews where questions change as the conversation evolves. Hiring managers often say when they let the conversation flow, they can get a gut feel for the candidate’s overall job fit. … Continue reading

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What are the Top Trends in Executive Development?

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The latest Trends in Executive Development report is ready, and the results may surprise you. With a record number of survey responses from CLO’s, Executives, Heads of Leadership Development, and Senior HR Leaders, it is clear that their most consistent … Continue reading

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Preparing for the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Assessment

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Are you scheduled to take the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal assessment for training or selection and looking for a practice test? Then I have bad news for you. Because the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal assessment is the most widely known … Continue reading

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What is Your Thinking Style?

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What is your thinking style? Are you Analytical, Inquisitive, or Timely? Now you can find out for free with the My Thinking Styles™ assessment at ThinkWatson.com. Our thinking styes assessment helps you learn the thinking styles you use most often … Continue reading

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Relationship Between Feeling Personality and Critical Thinking

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Personality type fans will probably not like this post, but statistics aren’t swayed by popularity. As someone who has been a fan of personality type for years and is a certified practitioner for both the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and … Continue reading

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