assessment centre


assessment centre
A part of the personnel department of an organization that uses a range of tests in selecting new employees and considering current employees for promotion. The tests include questionnaires, interviews, and practical exercises that attempt to identify the skills and qualities required for a particular job as well as the character traits of the individual. The overall purpose of the assessment centre is to provide an organization with a process of assessment that is consistent, free of prejudice, and fair.

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