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35% of mid-sized companies say it’s hard to fill positions
One-third also say they’re planning to invest in an assessment tool to help them make better hiring decisions, according to the 2014 McQuaig Global Talent Recruitment Survey. If you’re one of those, but you’re also concerned about the price of such a system our Unlimited Access Licence may be for you. Unexpected hiring can have you going back to your CFO, cap in hand, to pay for unplanned assessments; or, just as bad, having to forgo assessments because you run out part way through the year. Not with our unlimited plan. Pay less, get more.
Has 2014 been as crazy for you as it has for me? This year seemed to be marked by a lot of interesting twists and turns. On one hand we heard stories of talent shortages making it difficult fill positions, while other indicators pointed to a glut of candidates unable to find work. The quest to attract and retain A-level talent seemed to intensify for everyon […]
There are a lot of people out there wasting money on behavioral assessment tools. That probably sounds weird coming from someone who works for an assessment provider, but it’s a fact. The reason they’re wasting their money isn’t because the tool can’t do what they need it to, it’s because it’s not being used the way it was meant to be used. This isn’t their […]
How do you use behavioral assessments? That’s a question I hear a lot, but what people really want to know when they ask me that question is, “how do I use assessments in a way that doesn’t disrupt my existing processes and slow things down?” It’s an important question to ask because a properly implemented assessment tool can improve your quality of hire, ti […]
How to Choose a Talent Assessment Tool
Talent assessment tools have been shown to increase productivity and reduce recruitment costs, but they’re not all created equally. Make sure you ask these 6 questions before you choose the solution for your organization.
Establishing the right fit is critical and McQuaig has been very helpful in that regard. We need someone whose values and motivations are aligned with ours or success will be an uphill battle.
Bill Stensson, Sheridan Nurseries
The customer support we have received from every employee at McQuaig has been “world class” from the first day and has continued till this day. We see the team at McQuaig as true “business partners” not just a vendor.
J. Ken Bell, CareSouth Homecare Professionals
The McQuaig System is an excellent tool not only for hiring the right people but also for their development. This will help in ensuring some compatibility and will contribute significantly to achieving corporate objectives.
Olivine Barnes, Sagicor Life Jamaica Ltd.
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