eRep Blog

Feel the Power of a Well-phrased Goal

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
September 10, 2018

One of the most powerful pieces of advice we can give to those wishing to be more effective at setting and achieving their goals is to choose and use a system. If you begin setting and defining your short-term objectives and long-term goals using the advice we've presented here, you will see measurable improvements and success almost immediately.

Ikigai: Finding Your Personal Happiness

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
September 3, 2018

The Japanese have a concept called ikigai that roughly translates into English as 'reason for being.' Pursuing this state can be made much easier through the Core Values Index psychometric assessment. Its ability to identify the areas of activity within a person's life where they will feel the most fulfillment and happiness is powerful and life-changing.

Should I Stay or Should I Go? The Death of High Turnover

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
August 27, 2018

Unhappiness and disengagement is one of the leading reasons people leave a job. If the pay is relatively equal between two jobs but one drains your soul, it's easy to understand why workers can be eager to jump ship and work for the competition.

Six Things You Didn't Know About the Core Values Index

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
July 23, 2018

The Core Values Index is a psychometric assessment (personality test) that measures and objectively quantifies an individual's innate, unchanging nature. The CVI is used by Human Resources teams and hiring managers as well as recruiters in organizations from mom-and-pop small businesses all the way up to large corporations.

Getting To Know Your Authentic Self: A Personal Journey With the CVI

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
July 16, 2018

After learning more about how the CVI works and reflecting on my past experiences, I realized that whenever I was in a place that contradicted my profile, it took a lot more work and effort to achieve success than would have been necessary if I had been living within my 'happy place.'

The Principle of Fueling Performance

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
July 9, 2018

A great algorithm or principle needs a set of tools that implement its objectives in an efficient way. The Performance Fuel application provided by eRep.com takes the performance fuel formula and turns it into a powerful reality.

The 8-Minute Action That Can Jumpstart Your Career

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
June 18, 2018

Whether you are preparing for college, in the middle of your education, just starting your career, or are decades into it, right now is the best time to truly evaluate yourself and accurately define and assess your innate, unchanging nature. The best path to this discovery is with the psychometric assessment that has the highest repeat reliability rating of any on the market: the Core Values Index.

How to Hire a Top Performer

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
June 4, 2018

Hiring top employees is an expertise that all businesses should seek out, either outsourced or internally. How does the smart organization know what a top employee looks like? How is 'top' defined?

Can a Personality Test Help You Find a Job?

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
May 14, 2018

A personality test can help you land a job. In my case, it created a job specifically for me where one didn't previously exist.

Do's and Don'ts of Core Value Profiles

By
Steve Williamson , Sr. Project Manager, eRep, Inc.
Posted
April 30, 2018

We all have our preferred ways of communicating with others and having others communicate with us. The Core Values Index gives us a greater understanding of ourselves that includes how we like to work, play, communicate, and learn. Wouldn't it be great if you could use the CVI to understand how to work and interact with others, too?

Learn About the CVI