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Ten Minute Guide to Conducting a Job Interview by William W. Larson

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Chapter 4. Testing

In this lesson, you learn to obtain factual data about how an applicant is likely to perform on the job by means of various tests.

The Marvel of Pre-Employment Testing

We live in a marvelous age. Almost every week we learn of wonderful new scientific discoveries to help us live longer or enhance the quality of our lives.

Employment testing has also benefited from years of scientific research. Today, pre-employment testing offers a valid, objective way to predict the suitability of a candidate for a particular job. And here's a bonus: Information obtained through testing will help you zero in on important areas to explore further during the interview.

Caution

If you opt for pre-employment testing, be sure to test each qualified ...

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