HRExaminer v6.01

As Steve Jobs famously observed, you can only connect the dots going back. Elsewhere, you’ll need to make a judgment call. Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic looks at The Psychology of Good and Bad Judgment in this week’s feature article.

Heather Bussing explores Why the CEO Cares More About Money Than About People and shares 5 Books to Make HR (and Everything) Better.

John Sumser has Five Links: 3 Bs - Big Data, Big Hacking, Business Models and on HR Examiner Radio John speaks with 1-Page CEO Joanna Weidenmiller. Enjoy!

The Psychology of Good and Bad Judgment

On January 5, 2015, in Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Editorial Advisory Board, Leadership, Learning, Talent Management, by Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic
In the real world, there is rarely enough time or information to make a reasoned decision, and even if there were, there is no pre-defined formulae to solve the problems we have.

HRExaminer v5.27

Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic joins the HRExaminer Editorial Advisory Board with a fresh evaluation of big data, gamification, and social analytics in pursuit of the question, Should We Get Excited About New Assessment Tools?. Paul Hebert says that HR Needs to Follow the Right Rabbit and we couldn’t agree more. Heather Bussing discusses Diversity and Why Laws Don’t Fix Discrimination. You’re not likely to disagree with John Sumser when he concludes that The Key is Still People in the business of HR. We wrap up our weekly issue with John Sumser’s conversation with Todd Maycunich, vice president of Product Innovation for TMP Worldwide on HR Examiner Radio. Enjoy!

Should We Get Excited About New Assessment Tools?

In recent years, the synergy between psychology and technology has revitalized assessment practices bringing new types of assessment.