Skills Test Library for:

Leadership Skills

Our leadership skills test library helps executive teams and boards understand a candidate’s ability to solve complex problems, make decisions quickly and effectively and inspire their teams

HighMatch Leadership Skills Test Library

HighMatch’s Services team made up of Industrial & Organizational psychologists have identified a number of relevant role-based skill tests for candidates in Leadership positions on prior experience with clients in the space

  • Leadership Preference: Leadership Assessment that evaluates one’s capacity for leadership and their leadership and motivational preferences. Used for both selection and development purposes
  • Leadership Behaviors Assessment: Leadership assessment that measures their existing leadership capability where each high performance behavior is ranked based on their leadership skills

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HighMatch Foundational Skills Tests

Certain skills are foundational to specific discipline, in that someone applying for a role needs to have some level of expertise in these skills as a baseline to even be considered qualified as a candidate. In leadership roles, these foundational skills include:

  • Analytical Skills: This test evaluates the cognitive skills that are traditionally considered analytical. Such skills include determining the next in a sequence, identifying differences, drawing comparisons, visualizing written cues, as well as delineating between linear relations
  • Operations Management: This test measures the knowledge of planning, product design and development, quality management and supply chain management
  • Project Management Fundamentals: Questions are oriented toward generic project management. The test includes questions of advanced level such as a Project Management Professional (PMP), an intermediate level such as a person with some PMP training, as well as basic level questions
  • Microsoft ExcelFast, mobile assessment that tests a candidate’s knowledge of the domains measured by the Microsoft MO-200 Excel 365/2019 Certification
  • Microsoft PowerPoint: Fast, mobile test that tests a candidate’s knowledge of the domains measured by the Microsoft MO-300 Powerpoint 365/2019 Certification
  • Microsoft WordFast, mobile test that tests a candidate’s knowledge of the domains measured by the Microsoft MO-100 Word 365/2019 Certification

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Customizable MS Office Testing

HighMatch’s suite of Microsoft Office skills tests are fully ADA / WCAG-2 compliant for accessibility and accommodation, is fully customizable and built from the ground up for mobile.

They feature SMS invitations and reminders, a mobile-optimized candidate experience and the ability to customize the questions, scoring and reporting to your specific needs.

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These tests were written by expert technical writers with 20+ years of experience, including developing content directly for Microsoft, and have been rigorously tested by our in-house team of I/O psychologists with a large group of professional users.

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HighMatch’s Leadership Skills Test

HighMatch is a modern pre employment assessment platform that identifies top talent, keeps strong candidates in your pipeline, and re-skills current employees

Choose from either custom or packaged assessment based on the specific needs of your organization, and allow your candidates to benefit from an intuitive, mobile-first platform that works to build a holistic index of their capabilities

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