Use the Cognitive Abilities Assessment- Interview Guide to conduct a structured behavioral interview that probes for cognitive abilities strengths and weaknesses.
- Identify the high potential
- Hiring and Succession Planning
- Training and Development
Purpose & Use:
Identifying the high potential:
Problem solving and critical thinking are “must have” skills for certain roles, involving strategic thinking and decision making. By using the norm group (on request), (e.g., Manager or Individual Contributor), you’ll see the individual’s percentile score as well as probable on-the-job behaviors related to judgment and decision making.
Hiring and Succession Planning:
To hire and promote the best, you need a consistent process to identify the best candidates. Use the Cognitive Abilities Assessment- Interview Guide to conduct a structured behavioral interview that probes for cognitive abilities strengths and weaknesses.
Training and Development:
For employees to improve their decision making and strategic thinking ability, Training & development managers use the Development Report to help executives, managers and team members learn to apply and develop their critical thinking and abstract reasoning skills to be more effective and productive in their jobs.
The test consists of 43 items measuring through :
Abstract Reasoning Test
A non-verbal test of strategic thinking and observation skills, based on the item response theory, this test measures a person’s capability to strategically derive a solution to a problem by logically evaluating it. It has 25 non-verbal multiple choice items, adaptive in nature, with varying difficulty levels. It measures the capacity to adapt to and learn from novel situations and experiences.
Critical Thinking Test
Measures a person’s capability to analyze any given situation and derive a logical conclusion out of it, over 3 dimensions- recognition of assumptions, evaluation of arguments, and drawing conclusions; each dimension being measured through 6 items. It predicts judgment, problem solving and decision making ability.
|Sections||Abstract Reasoning, Critical Thinking|
|Reliability Score||Cronbach’s alpha .84 (abstract reasoning), Cronbach’s alpha .825 (critical thinking)|
|Validity||The test has high content validity, construct validity and concurrent validity. This ranges from .78 to .86 for different norm groups|
|Language||English and Spanish|
Answer to common queries:
Can we do benchmarking for an organization for a specific role?
It is possible to do so for different job roles for your organization. We follow a scientifically valid bench marking process.
How are norms formed for any specific psychometric test?
The data obtained through across industries and across verticals of various types of organizations is updated in the Mettl database periodically. Utmost care is taken such that the newly added data gets incorporated periodically while preparing the reports.
How it works:
Add this test to your cart and order online
You will receive the test link via mail – send this to your candidate
Candidate take the tests
The test result is uploaded onto the client area.