I want to hire individuals similar to myself in terms of my work ethic and the attention I pay to details. Is there a personality test I can take that quantifies or measures my traits and also can be used as a guide to hiring an individual?
Answer: You may have difficulty trying to identify an exact match; however, you can access testing tools to design a test that will give you a good indication of a personality match. Also, company policies and procedures and effective performance reviews can help develop employees into the type of worker you want them to be. We do not have a specific recommendation, but there are many personality tests to consider such as the Myers-Briggs test. In addition to library resources, there is considerable information and tests available over the Internet. The following are examples of websites with employee testing information and resources: