Gamification in the Talent Acquisition Space



Presenters: Jamie Winter and Ren Nygren, APTMetrics

Original Program Date: March 2019 (available for on-demand viewing through February 2019)

Program length: 60 minutes

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Good hiring is no game, but elements of gamification can be used to improve your talent acquisition and applicant screening. In this program, Jamie Winter and Ren Nygren of APTMetrics will look at how gamification can be used in assessments and provide valuable data into cultural fit. They will also explore how games make the candidate experience more engaging and enhance your organization's recruiting brand. They will also describe potential risks and how to mitigate them, and address concerns about validity and fairness. Viewers will leave with best practices for assessing potential gamification tools and how to avoid pitfalls.

Learn about our speakerAbout the Presenters: Jamie Winter is vice president of consulting and the hiring and promotion practice leader at APTMetrics. In that role, he helps individuals and organizations optimize their talent processes. During his more than 21 years of experience, Winter has led and delivered such work for some of the most recognized organizations in the world, including Allstate, Cleveland Clinic, Daimler, Eli Lilly, Honda, Humana, Kraft, the State of Michigan and Walmart. He has also acted as a global product manager for testing, structured behavioral interviewing and 360-degree feedback products. Winter has published articles on topics such as testing, interviewing, assessment centers, the use of social media in selection, management selection, and leadership development.

Ren Nygren, Ph.D., is the chief consulting officer at APTMetrics. He helps individuals and organizations achieve business results by optimizing organizational structure, job design and people-related processes. During his more than 20 years of post-doctoral experience, Nygren has led and delivered such work for some of the most-recognized organizations in the world, including Walmart, Delta Air Lines, Bank of America, Boeing, Chick-fil-A and Waste Management. In his current role, he provides broad leadership to the talent management, hiring and promotion, executive assessment and litigation support practice areas within APTMetrics’ consulting organization.

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Recertification Credit

SHRM Certification has approved this webcast for 1 PDC toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification. A program code will be provided at the end of the webcast. The program also meets recertification credit standards set by the HR Certification Institute and other HR certifying bodies, but candidates must manually enter their activity into their records.

Webcast Sponsor

This webcast is sponsored by Talroo




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