Square pegs

United Kingdom, 1970

TV show
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Episode of Series “Horizon”.
Today, applying for a job often means submitting to innumerable tests, not only of ability and intelligence, but also of personality. But just how valid are these tests? This program examines some of the techniques used by the boom industry of Management Selection and follows two candidates through their ordeal.

Credits

production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

producer

John Mansfield

Duration

00:51:43:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1970

Appears in

Group of items

Horizon

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

322883

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Applications for positions

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Employee selection

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Employment interviewing

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Job applications

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Performance - Evaluation

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Applications for positions

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Management - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Performance - Evaluation

Television

Television → Television series → Television series - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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