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Conducting a Revalidation Job Analysis: How the Delphi Method May Prove Useful

January 30, 2019  | By  | Leave a comment

Let us begin by defining the Delphi Method for collecting data.  The Delphi Method involves creating a questionnaire, administering it... View Article

Happy Holidays from Professional Testing

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Pain Points – Addressing Your Big Problems the Behavioral Design Way

November 27, 2018  | By  | 3 Comments

By Cynthia G. Parshall and David Cox What are the biggest pain points that you have to deal with, at... View Article

Continuous, On-Demand Testing vs. Testing Windows

October 10, 2018  | By  | Leave a comment

One of the first questions an organization must answer when establishing a computer-based examination program is whether they want to... View Article

Developing Nudges for Your Exam Program

September 19, 2018  | By  | Leave a comment

By Cynthia G. Parshall and Brittany Johnson Introduction Behavioral design is the process of identifying points in a user process... View Article

Action Design for Honesty and Integrity – Part 2

June 13, 2018  | By  | Leave a comment

This post is the second in a two-part discussion of Action Design to encourage honesty in test preparation and test-taking.... View Article

Action Design for Honesty and Integrity – Part 1

May 31, 2018  | By  | 2 Comments

Using behavioral tools to help people take action to improve their lives is called action design. Action design can help... View Article

Credential Transparency: Sorting Through the Maze and Meaning of the Letters Behind Your Name

March 20, 2018  | By  | Leave a comment

The Credential Engine provides organizations like the Society of Certified Senior Advisors a new platform for connecting their credential with the marketplace.

ISO/IEC 17011 – A Standard for Accreditation Bodies

January 26, 2018  | By  | Leave a comment

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published an updated version of ISO/IEC 17011: Conformity assessment – Requirements for accreditation bodies... View Article

Happy Holidays from Professional Testing

December 19, 2017  | By  | Leave a comment

  Happy Holidays – Check back in the new year for more articles on key issues and trends in certification... View Article