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A career assessment tool for outplacement

Saturday 11 July 2020

The use of a professional career assessment test during outplacement provides a good overview of possible professions and options for education. A professional career choice test is much more extensive than the free tests that can be found on the internet.

Using a professional online career assessment tool during outplacement

The use of a professional career choice test during outplacement gives a good overview of possible professions and matching courses. A professional career choice test is much more extensive than the free tests that can be found on the internet.

What is outplacement?

Outplacement literally means "to set out" an employee to another company. Although this does not sound particularly positive, the result can be positive by using a professional career choice questionnaire. Because employers do not perform outplacement processes themselves for many reasons, the employer will deploy a specialist for this. An outplacement specialist prepares laid-off employees for careers at a new company.

What does an outplacement process look like?

An outplacement process is usually done during working hours. It starts with an (online) assessment: what can the candidate do and what does the candidate want to do? In this phase of the outplacement, a professional career choice questionnaire is used. Immediately after a career choice questionnaire, the candidate will receive the career choice report. This is often followed up by a conversation with an outplacement specialist.

The outplacement specialist will then explain to the candidate the results of the career choice questionnaire. On many occasions, the questionnaire does not recommend just one suitable profession, but multiple suitable professions. Many organizations use a professional career choice questionnaire, such as The Bridge Career.

A professional career assessment tool for outplacement

The Bridge Career is a professional career choice questionnaire. It is a very extensive career choice questionnaire (318 questions), which ensures a very thorough examination of the options for career choice. After completing the The Bridge Career, the candidate will receive an extensive career choice report, which contains everything about the possible educations and professions that best suit the preferences for a next career step.

Bridge Career example report

You can download an example report of the professional career choice questionnaire here.

More information

Would you like to know more about the use The Bridge Career? You can contact us here.

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Are you looking for a professional career test? The Bridge Career is the most comprehensive professional career test in the Netherlands and abroad. With The Bridge Career, you get insight in your preferences for bachelor and university courses and professions. The Bridge Career is kept continuously up-to-date, ensuring you choose a profession that is relevant today.

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