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Badging and Assessment: If they know it, let them show it!

Posted by Brian McNamara We are delighted to announce the availability of Questionmark Badging! With Questionmark Badging and Questionmark OnDemand, you can grant "badges" to participants based on the outcomes achieved on assessments such as certification exams, post-course tests or advancement exams. Badges aligned with Questionmark assessments can be tied... Read More

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New white paper: Questionmark and Microsoft Office 365

Posted by John Kleeman I’m pleased to inform you of a new white paper fresh off the press on Questionmark and Microsoft Office 365.This white paper explains how Microsoft Office 365 complements the Questionmark OnDemand assessment management system; and how you can use Office 365 to launch Questionmark surveys, quizzes,... Read More

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How do you improve exam integrity and candidate satisfaction?

Posted by Julie Delazyn Proxy testing ... Cheating .... Content theft. How can you be sure that the integrity of your exam isn't compromised when the technologies and techniques are complex and continually evolving? Many organizations are increasingly turning to online proctoring solutions.Research shows that when properly applied, online proctoring... Read More

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Six tips to increase content validity in competence tests and exams

Posted by John Kleeman, Founder and Executive Director Content validity is one of the most important criteria on which to judge a test, exam or quiz. This blog post explains what content validity is, why it matters and how to increase it when using competence tests and exams within regulatory... Read More

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Questionmark is ISO 27001 certified. What this means for you?

Posted by John Kleeman As you may have seen on our news site, Questionmark has just been certified to the Information Security standard ISO 27001. What is ISO 27001? ISO 27001 (full name ISO/IEC 27001:2013) is an international information security standard that is widely recognized as credible and authentic in... Read More

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Seven tips to recruit and manage SMEs for technology certification exams

Posted by John Kleeman [repost from February 8, 2017] How do you keep a certification exam up to date when the technology it is assessing is changing rapidly? Certifications in new technologies like software-as-a-service and cloud solutions have some specific challenges. The nature of the technology usually means that questions... Read More