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Employee Experience (EX) Moments That Matter Part 1: Futureproofing EX with Better Hiring

Recruitment freezers of 2020 have thawed… but the applications aren’t flooding in. This is creating a tough landscape for many recruiters…

August 12, 2022

ARTICLE
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Supporting Better Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Outcomes Through Hiring Activity

In the first of our three part series on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I), we look at how hiring is the first stop in ensuring diversity across your organization. 

August 08, 2022

ARTICLE
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Creating Career Tracks & Engaging a Wider Talent Pool

In the third of our Pinpointing Potential series, we look at how you can create better career paths for your people and engage a wider talent pool. 

June 06, 2022

ARTICLE
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Pinpointing Potential: Improving Diversity in Pipelines

In the second of our Pinpointing Potential series, we spotlight the common pitfalls in building more diverse leadership pipelines and how to overcome them…

May 20, 2022

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Understanding Your Pipeline: What does potential look like for you?

In the first part of this article series, we look at how organizations can take a more nuanced approach to assessment to discover what true potential looks like for them.

May 05, 2022

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Leadership Lessons (Part 4) - Creating a High-Performance Employee Experience

In the final part of our Leadership Lessons series, we look at Developing Leaders to Create a High -Performance Employee Experience.

Mar 10, 2022

ARTICLE
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Use culture to fight wage inflation and skill shortages

Future-focused leaders build culture and people programs that reflect what their employees need and want, creating great places to work…

Dec 20, 2021

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Leadership Lessons (Part 3) – Developing Leaders to Lead Through Uncertainty

In this third article in the series, we look at how you can develop leaders to lead effectively through change and uncertainty.

Feb 28, 2022

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Leadership Lessons (Part 2) – The Value of Impact

Successful organizations need leaders who have a real impact on teams and individuals, but it is important that this impact is focused in the right areas in line with organizational goals and values. 

Feb 17, 2022

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Leadership Lessons – The Value of Empathy

Empathy has always been a critical skill for leaders. As it increases in recognition against the backdrop of a new world of work, we start our four-part leadership lessons series there.

Feb 07, 2022

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Transforming the Great Resignation to the Great Hire

Take a look at an article we contribute to HR Grapevine magazine on how organizations can turn the ‘great resignation’ into the ‘great hire’. 

Dec 03, 2021

ARTICLE
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Better Personality Assessments, Better Sales

In this article, we look at the importance of personality in sales positions and why you should ensure you are using the right tool to robustly assess it…

Nov 10, 2021

ARTICLE
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The Real Cost Of A Bad Hire And How To Avoid It

The pressure is on for Talent Acquisition to hit recruitment targets and plug any gaps that may have been exacerbated by the pandemic. 

Oct 12, 2021

ARTICLE
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Overcoming the Pitfalls of Sales Recruitment

We presented at the Sales Innovation Expo where he highlighted the importance of going beyond CVs and ‘gut instinct’ and using personality data to make more informed hiring decisions. 

Dec 13, 2021

ARTICLE
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Less Intuition, More Data: Leveraging Assessment Data to Better Support D, E & I

We explain how organizations can leverage assessments to improve the fairness and objectivity of their practices to support better diversity, equity and inclusion outcomes…

Oct 11, 2021

ARTICLE
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Hybrid Working & The Employee Experience

Willis Towers Watson brought together a senior group of HR Professionals from a range of industries to discuss the hottest topic on the HR agenda right now, hybrid working. 

Jul 16, 2021

ARTICLE
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Pinpoint & Power Potential

The landscape of work is changing and so are the types of leaders we need. We look at why a traditional profile of potential is no longer going to cut it.

Jul 08, 2021

ARTICLE
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Data, Insights, Action!

Building an exceptional employee experience (EX) sits at the heart of an exceptional customer experience and superior business results; when people and teams flourish, organizations prosper…

May 07, 2021

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Building Resilient Agility to Thrive at Work

With more organizations recognizing that building resilience and agility in their people will not only benefit their workplace wellbeing but also drive superior performance, it’s time to embed it as part of the talent cycle…

Apr 16, 2021

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Building Resilient Agility - Why this should be a People Priority

With organizations currently facing unprecedented levels of uncertainty, we look at why Building Resilient Agility is more important than ever.

Mar 10, 2021

ARTICLE
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6 Ways Wave will Drive Sales Performance

Wave is a personality assessment that provides deep insight into selling style and predicted competence. Find out how it can unlock the potential of your salesforce.

Nov 30, 2020

ARTICLE
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10 Ways Wave drives development

Check out 10 ways Wave can help you drive smarter developmental activity with tangible, measurable outcomes.

Aug 04, 2020

ARTICLE
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10 Ways Wave Transforms Talent Acquisition

Talent acquisition is key to any organization – here are 10 ways Wave transforms talent acquisition with smarter assessments, delivering exceptional results.

May 27, 2020

ARTICLE
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The Surprising Truth about Self-Report and Lessons We Can Learn from It

Managing Consultant Hannah Mullaney tackles the myths and misconceptions around self-reports.

Apr 28, 2020

PRESS RELEASE
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SA shortlisted in two categories at Personnel Today Awards

Saville Assessment are delighted to have been shortlisted for Talent Acquisition Partner of the Year and L&D Supplier of the Year at the 2022 Personnel Today Awards.

July 27, 2022

PRESS RELEASE
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WTW launches Engage platform

WTW today announced the launch of Engage, an employee engagement platform designed to help organizations listen to employees and more fully capture and respond to their needs and desires, make better people decisions…

May 30, 2022

PRESS RELEASE
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Saville Assessment Announce Summer Training Dates

We are pleased to announce our Test User: Occupational training dates for Summer 2022, allowing you to plan ahead and get certified to use market-leading psychometric tools in your organization.  

May 24, 2022

PRESS RELEASE
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Introducing a New Measure of Cognitive Ability: Swift Global Aptitude

We are delighted to introduce a new aptitude test to our pioneering Swift range. Swift Global is a mobile-first, interactive broad measure of the cognitive ability that underpins… 

May 03, 2022

PRESS RELEASE
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Saville Assessment shortlisted for Supplier Innovation of the Year at Firm Awards 2022

The judges have recognized both our Resilient Agility solution and new Wave-i tool in the prestigious Suppler Innovation of the Year category…

Apr 29, 2022

PRESS RELEASE
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2021 Charity Fundraising Roundup

Thank you to all those who supported our fundraising efforts in 2021, we raised much-needed funds for our chosen charity partners…

Jan 11, 2022

PRESS RELEASE
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Saville Assessment do the Double at Personnel Today Awards 2021

Saville Assessment were delighted to win both Resourcing Supplier of the Year & the Talent Management category (with Ricoh) at the Personnel Today Awards 2021.

Nov 17, 2021

PRESS RELEASE
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Saville Assessment Shortlisted at 2021 ABP Awards

Saville Assessment has been shortlisted in the ‘Excellence in Customized Assessment’ category at the ABP Workforce Experience Awards 2021…

Nov 16, 2021

PRESS RELEASE
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Saville Assessment partner with Atria Group to provide assessment solutions in Serbia

We are delighted to announce that we have partnered with the Atria Group to provide full talent selection and development solutions in Serbia, as well as neighboring countries…

Nov 15, 2021

PRESS RELEASE
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Ricoh Win Best Internal Recruitment Strategy at Firm Awards 2021

Everyone at Saville Assessment would like to extend their congratulations to our client Ricoh for winning Best Internal Recruitment Strategy at The Firm Awards 2021…

Jun 18, 2021

PRESS RELEASE
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Shortlisted for Recruitment Industry Supplier of the Year at Recruiter Awards 2021

The panel recognized our achievements in continuing to improve the assessment experience for our clients against a difficult global backdrop…

Mar 19, 2021

PRESS RELEASE
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Maximize the Power of Wave with New Expert Reports

We have extended our range of Wave Expert Reports to include powerful combinations at extremely cost-effective rates…

Jan 21, 2021

PRESS RELEASE
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Saville Assessment wins 2020 Excellence in Assessment Award

Saville Assessment were delighted to take the crown for Excellence in Assessment at the Association of Business Psychologists (ABP) Workforce Experience Awards 2020.

Oct 15, 2020

PRESS RELEASE
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EMIC partner with Saville Assessment to provide psychometric training in Bahrain & Saudi Arabia

We are pleased to announce EMIC Training have signed an agreement to provide psychometric courses in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.

Nov 04, 2019

PRESS RELEASE
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Saville Assessment named Recruitment Industry Supplier of the Year at Recruiter Awards 2019

We are delighted to announce that we have been named Recruitment Industry Supplier of the Year at The Recruiter Awards 2019.

May 10, 2019

PRESS RELEASE
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Saville Assessment partner with Qmetric to provide talent assessment tools in Greece

Saville Assessment have partnered with HR consultancy Qmetric to provide full talent selection and development solutions in Greece and Cyprus.

Apr 10, 2019

PRESS RELEASE
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HCC Global join Saville Assessment’s Global Partner Network

We have joined forces with organizational development consultancy HCC Global to provide a wide range of psychometric tools and training in Hong Kong and Asia.

Feb 05, 2019

WEBINAR
Listening time: 45 minutes
Moments of Truth Webcast Series
Listen again to our Moments of Truth webinar series, looking at the key areas of the talent cycle through the lens of EX. 
 
 

July 08, 2022

WEBINAR
Listening time: 34 minutes
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Greater Retention from Impactful Leadership

33% of executives now consider employee experience a mandate that should be addressed by top leadership. Find out how effective leadership can help drive better employee retention. 

Mar 10, 2022

WEBINAR
Listening time: 41 minutes
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Greater Retention from Better Talent Development
With 3% of workers voluntarily leaving their jobs every month, ensuring you are doing the right things to create a developmental, resilient and inclusive culture is critical for driving better retention.

Mar 03, 2022

WEBINAR
Listening time: 36 minutes
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Greater Retention from Better Talent Acquisition

Understanding the factors that make people want to stay with an organization presents a unique opportunity to identify ways to capitalize on this when you are hiring. 

Feb 24, 2022

WEBINAR
Listening time: 35 minutes
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Reskill Redeploy & Retain

Ricoh have successfully combined organizational growth and talent retention by looking to their internal talent pool. In this webinar we were joined by the Director of Talent at Ricoh. 

Nov 24, 2021

WEBINAR
Listening time: 50 minutes
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Assess for Success

Understanding your people to improve the hiring process. With many conversations about ‘The Great Resignation’, but with a new Wave of talent in the market this also creates opportunities for ‘The Great Hire’.

Nov 11, 2021

WEBINAR
Listening time: 45 minutes
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Pinpoint & Power Potential

Strategically identify & develop emerging leaders. 96% of organizations say the types of leadership roles they need are diversifying. In this webinar we share a new perspective for identifying potential to build stronger pipelines.

Jun 15, 2021

WEBINAR
Listening time: 52 minutes
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One Hurdle Too Many

There is a rise a vacancies and a new wave of talent in the market thanks to the great resignation. Organizations need a hiring process that will identify the best talent from a crowded pool and increase the odds of placing the right people, into the right roles.

May 19, 2021

WEBINAR
Listening time: 49 minutes
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Less Intuition, More Data

In this webinar our panel of Occupational Psychologists share research, client stories and their expertise of using psychometrics to positively impact workforce D,E&I.

Apr 27, 2021

WEBINAR
Listening time: 46 minutes
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Insights, Data, Action!

In this webinar talent assessment and employee insights experts share the key factors for delivering a high-performance-employee-experience and case study of examples of how it has been achieved.

Apr 08, 2021

WEBINAR
Listening time: 34 minutes
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Meaningful Connections

Video communication is a great vehicle for helping colleagues stay connected but with teams, structures, projects and priorities changing rapidly, authentic and meaningful collaboration can be a challenge.

Mar 24, 2021

WEBINAR
Listening time: 44 minutes
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Thrive, Don’t Survive

The squeeze on managers has never been tighter as they juggle supporting their teams, taking care of themselves, delivering results and managing multiple demands under increased pressure.

Mar 10, 2021

WEBINAR
Listening time: 29 minutes
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Great Expectations

Rapid organizational transformation will influence what candidates want and expect from their employer. Showcasing what your organization can offer whilst simultaneously identifying candidates with the best fit will be more critical than ever.

Aug 04, 2020

WEBINAR
Listening time: 1 Hour
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Transform to Perform

Leaders face intense pressure. They must balance short-term transformation needs against long-term performance strategy. In this webinar, we look at the current situation through the lens of leadership impact & leadership risk.

Jul 22, 2020

WEBINAR
Listening time: 30 minutes
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Smarter Selection

Reducing risk with data-driven decisions. Utilizing powerful research, data and technology for smarter selection is going to be more crucial than ever.

Jul 21, 2020

WEBINAR
Listening time: 28 minutes
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Under Pressure

The Bank of England has warned joblessness could more than double from the current rate of 3.9% by year end.** Looking ahead, organizations will face a surplus of candidates for available roles.

Jul 07, 2020

WEBINAR
Listening time: 30 minutes
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Rethinking Assessment Centres for a Virtual World

In this webinar we look at adopting a ‘validity optimized’ approach and how this can improve the candidate and assessor experience, make the final assessment stage more predictive, and easier to run virtually.

Jun 18, 2020

WEBINAR
Listening time: 25 minutes
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Creating a Virtual Coaching Culture

In this webinar, we share insight around linking coaching to a High-Performance Employee Experience, tech-enhanced coaching and delivering sessions virtually.

May 12, 2020

See Our Results for Yourself

We work closely with our clients to discuss the aims and scope of their projects and provide the best assessment solutions for it. Take a look at some of our recent results.