TalentLens Blog - Critical Thinking Primer

Raven’s APM and Watson-Glaser: Comparing Two of the Best Cognitive Assessments

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When you think of assessing cognitive ability, two names come to mind in the crowded pre-employment marketplace: Raven’s™ Progressive Matrices and Watson-Glaser™ Critical Thinking Appraisal. Both are feature-packed assessments with versatile administration and reporting capabilities and can be administered in … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking Tip: Examine the Decision Point

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Critical thinking holds up, or breaks down, at the Decision Point – that moment when an individual or a team ends the discussion, and makes a decision that moves things forward. The better the critical thinking, the better the decision. … Continue reading

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Help Wanted: Need Good Decision-Making Skills

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Job ads are interesting. I’m sure you’ve seen an ad like this: Requirements: – 3 to 5 years experience in the field – Strong interpersonal and communication skills – Excellent analytical and decision-making abilities – Ability to manage multiple tasks … Continue reading

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6 Ways to Improve Your Company’s Performance With Watson-Glaser

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Critical thinking is a skill we all use everyday to think and analyze our way through problems. It helps guide us to sound conclusions and creative solutions that we might have missed otherwise. That’s what makes the Watson-Glaser™ such a … Continue reading

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Intelligence Alone Does Not Guarantee Good Critical Thinking

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It goes without saying that every manager wants to hire a bright employee. So why not use an assessment that can identify the candidate with the highest intellectual horsepower—a pure measure of cognitive ability? While intellect is an undisputed asset … 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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