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    Integrating candidate data: consensus or arithmetic?

    Dewberry, Chris (2011) Integrating candidate data: consensus or arithmetic? In: Povah, N. and Thornton III, G.C. (eds.) Assessment Centres and Global Talent Management. Farnham, UK: Ashgate Publishing. ISBN 9781409403869.

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    Book synopsis: Globalization, innovation, market share, identifying visionary leaders and, particularly, talent management …are just some of the issues that benefit from using assessment and development centres. Assessment Centres and Global Talent Management focuses on topics that influence the design of the assessment centre in terms of the competencies being assessed, the exercises that are used and the nature of the event, so that they can deliver what is required; often to change organizational culture and values. Practical examples and case studies are sprinkled throughout the book as international contributors explore cross-cultural implications, and consider how the design, development and use of assessment centres should be adapted to different cultures. Some of the world's leading researchers and practitioners outline their research into new applications for assessment centre methods, showing how they have used it to design and implement specific assessment and development centres. This is a book from which practitioners can see how science informs good practice, and scholars will find the 32 chapters a rich source of ideas for conducting research into emerging issues in the field.


    Item Type: Book Section
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Business and Law > Birkbeck Business School
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 21 Jan 2016 17:13
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 17:21


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