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3 Popular Personality Tests You Can Administer to Employees With Test Generator

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Feb 2, 2017 12:00:00 PM

The hiring process can be a massive undertaking for a business. Sorting through applicants, screening them, and conducting interviews can cost your human resources and corresponding departments a lot of time and money. Much worse is when your company makes a substantial investment hiring and training a seemingly perfect candidate, only to find out their personality doesn’t integrate with your corporate culture.

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How Easy Test Creator Can Be Used to Create Self Assessments

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Jun 2, 2016 1:30:00 PM

Self assessments can be an important part of an organization’s employee evaluation process. Having someone take the time to reflect and assess their own professional strengths, weaknesses, and accomplishments can be a valuable opportunity for professional growth, as well as giving managers an insight into whether the employee has an accurate understanding of how well they’re doing.

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Topics: randomization, Exam creator, online exam maker

Writing Strong Scenario Questions Using a Test Generator Program

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Apr 7, 2016 7:48:30 PM

One of the most common problems that test creators face is trying to create assessments that truly measure a candidate’s ability to complete a task in a real-world situation. Too often, test takers are faced with exams that quiz them in facts and figures surrounding a subject, without truly testing their practical application of that knowledge.

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Providing Effective Feedback with Exam Making Software

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Dec 3, 2015 12:30:00 PM

One challenge faced by administrators of online tests is meeting test takers' expectations for in-depth and insightful feedback. Fortunately, modern online test creation software like Test Generator provides a wealth of options to give students rich and varied feedback before, during, and after all types of online assessments, quizzes, and surveys. With test-specific and customizable options, it’s possible for administrators to generate feedback that’s as good as or better than one-on-one meetings with assessors.

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Advantages and Limitations of Subjective Test Items

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Dec 18, 2014 11:30:00 AM

In the world of test creation software and online exam makers, we often hear talk of objective and subjective questions and their differing effects on test takers. While it is true that both have their merits, subjective questions tend to offer deeper insight into test takers' knowledge. However, they are also more difficult to grade as items never yield simple yes or no answers. When designing an assessment, an administrator must take into account the advantages, but also the potential for limitation posed by subjective test questions.

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Topics: test creation software, exam creation software, online exam maker

Mastering True/False Question Construction

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Nov 6, 2014 12:00:00 PM

When administrators use an online exam maker to construct a test, one of the main challenges they face is deciding which type of questions to include. Different items are better suited to different assessment topics. For example, a personality test will often use the one to five scale to rate the test taker’s relationship to different statements. There are some concerns over the legitimacy of true/false questions; however, they are shown to be particularly effective for tests that focus on specialized knowledge. Just as they might weigh the benefits and challenges of any test item, administrators must be aware of the pros and cons of true/false testing, and how to most effectively construct these items for reliable results.

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Topics: Online exam software, create a test, online exam maker

Developing Reliable Personality Tests

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Oct 2, 2014 1:00:00 PM

Personality tests may be used to help you find your best-suited career path, understand your personal preferences and discover where your strengths lie. They may also be used in relationship counselling, employee screening and customer interaction management. An online exam maker can be used to create personality tests which measure concepts like personality, values and interests. The most important concept with any test is reliability, and here we will show you how to ensure you are receiving the most thorough personality measurements possible.

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Topics: Exam creator, exam creation software, online exam maker

Scaling Procedures for Assessment Interpretation

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Jul 10, 2014 10:05:00 AM

Scaling has long been an integral part of the testing and assessment process, long before computerized and online testing came onto the scene in a big way. The act of scaling a grade on a completed exam entails adjusting it so that it falls in line numerically with another test of another difficulty, an attempt to numerically grade tests in a fashion that’s universal. 

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Topics: Exam software, Test maker, online exam maker

Challenges and Opportunities of Online Assessment

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Sep 10, 2013 1:50:00 PM

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Making Tests | Structured Versus Unstructured Questions | TestShop

Posted by Jennie Aldridge Jul 4, 2013 11:23:00 AM

When it comes to assessment, there are several ways of obtaining responses and a test maker will often integrate some combination of different types of questions. Tests can cover a wide range of objectives to provide measures of performance under standardized conditions that embody systematic scoring protocols. The two major categories of responses are structured and unstructured, each of which serve differing purposes to draw inferences about a subject's capability.

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Topics: Test maker, test creation software, online exam maker

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