Saville Assessment at the British Psychological Society Division of Occupational Psychology Annual Conference 2020

The Practice of Science in Candidate Assessment: Examples from High-Profile Recruiters

We were delighted to present a three-paper symposium discussing our perspective on the science behind candidate assessment.

The symposium explored the use of evidence-based practice in selection methods in the area of psychological assessment at work.

We shared practical ways colleagues involved in talent acquisition can make their interventions more evidence-based, ensuring return on investment.

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The practice of science in candidate assessment: are our choices informed by science?


Positive & negative prediction: a criterion-related validity study with a global IT services company


Introducing a new candidate selection method in an evidence-based way: an example from a UK retailer