SAN FRANCISCO, CA – BTS, a global leading strategy implementation firm, was recently named a Top 20 Assessment and Evaluation Company by Training Industry. This marks the 32nd award BTS received in 2018, and the third on Training Industry’s Top 20 and Watch Lists.
With decades of experience in the assessment and industrial/organizational psychology space, BTS has developed a strong research-backed point of view and range of assessment solutions, such as virtual assessment for talent selection and development. These cutting-edge assessments combine traditional assessment techniques such as psychological tests and behavioral observation with customized leadership and business simulation exercises deployed through digital technology. Innovations to the BTS assessment and evaluation products in 2018 include the incorporation of customized simulations to provide more realistic, “day-in-the-life” experiences, and fully digital capabilities, allowing assessments to be administered from both on-site and virtual/remote locations. They have also developed a new approach to situational judgement tests that allow the evaluation of behavioral judgements during the critical moments during an employee’s day in an immersive, engaging, digital and highly scalable environment.
Selection to the 2018 Training Industry Top 20™ Assessment and Evaluation Companies List was based on the following criteria:
- Diversity of assessment capabilities
- Quality and innovativeness of evaluation techniques
- Company size and growth potential
- Quality and number of clients/users
- Awards, recognition and competitive differentiation
“At the core of these offerings are assessment and evaluation techniques, research and tools that enable organizations to react,” said Ken Taylor, president of Training Industry, Inc. “The companies included on this year’s Top Assessment and Evaluation Companies List provide assessments across all employee levels and use a variety of delivery modalities that enable better interaction and engagement with employees.”
“It is an honor to have been named to Training Industry’s Top 20 Assessments and Evaluation Companies,” said Dr. Sandra Hartog, Partner and Head of the BTS Assessment Practice. “BTS has a wide range of assessment solutions that can be used across the employee lifecycle, from selection to development at all levels, and we are excited to continue developing new technologies and advancing our capabilities in this area into the future.”