TITLE

Inside the Head of an Applicant

AUTHOR(S)
Pepper, Tara; Kolesnikov-Jessop, Sonia; Hermann, Matt
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek;2/21/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 8, pE24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at research conducted by Turhan Canli at the State University of New York that uses brain scans to predict human personality. Importance of the ability to judge personality in the interview process; Research on the mechanisms of human physiology that make people suited to specific tasks; Questions about ethics and privacy; Use of personality tests in job recruitment; Reference to the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory personality tests; Benefits of using the Neuroticism, Extroversion and Openness Personality Inventory; Praise for the Occupational Personality Questionnaire; Research into the genetic and neural predictors of personality.
ACCESSION #
16133431

 

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