Psychological Assessment in Industrial/Organizational Settings
II. ASSESSMENT SETTINGS
Published Online: 26 SEP 2012
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Handbook of Psychology, Second Edition
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Klimoski, R. J. and Wilkinson, T. R. 2012. Psychological Assessment in Industrial/Organizational Settings. Handbook of Psychology, Second Edition.
- Published Online: 26 SEP 2012
All work organizations must manage its employees well in order to be successful. Scientifically developed and professionally administered psychological assessments are critical tools to use in accomplishing this goal. This chapter provides both the historical context and a contemporary framework with which to view the numerous approaches to conducting such assessments. We pay special attention to both the challenges involved and the assessment-practice solutions that appear to meet the needs of the many stakeholders involved.