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Enhancing the NFL Draft with Expanded Assessment Tools

With the NFL draft just weeks away, clubs are getting more information than ever about prospective players, says an APA blog article by Mackenna Perry. The NFL Scouting Combine in February got a boost in 2013 from three I-O psychologists … Continue reading

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Good business judgment—how crucial is it?

The underlying skills that contribute to good business judgment can be identified and learned to some degree. The leadership consulting group, DDI, recently pulled together assessments on over 15,000 high-potential leaders and determined 4 common skills on those exhibiting a … Continue reading

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Identifying new avenues to promote women upward

Women, on the whole, possess more of the “soft skills” valued at higher levels of leadership (empathy, conflict management, etc.), where influence can be more effective for forward motion than raw power. Yet, women continue to be under-represented at all, … Continue reading

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Empathy as a Measure of Corporate Success

Empathy is emerging as a top indicator for corporate success, according to the Harvard Business Review’s 2016 Empathy Index. Empathy, the understanding of your impact on others and willingness to make a change accordingly, touches all facets of the business … Continue reading

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