Focus on Performance and Wellbeing

All instruments support the development of individuals and organisations


All assessments are extremely easy to use. Reports use every day language & are available immediately

Cost Effective

Simplified user training programmes. No license fees - pay per use. Competitive pricing structures

Evidence Based

All our work is supported by published research and client case studies. Data is available for analysis & evaluation.

AQR International is a highly innovative psychometric test publisher and consultancy. AQR together with Peter Clough (Professor of Applied Psychology at MMU), has developed the Mental Toughness measure MTQ48 and a leading integrated leadership measure, ILM72. Together with The Carrus Partnership, we have also developed CARRUS – a unique employability measure. We now operate in over 80 countries, with offices in the UK, UAE and Poland,

AQR psychometric tests are focused on individual and organisational development – principally the impact on performance, wellbeing & positive behaviours.  These translate into important and valuable outcomes.

We offer a range of innovative and accessible psychometric tests, tools and development programmes for people of all ages and with organisations of all types.

This takes AQR into applications in the world of work, education, youth development, sport, employability, health and social mobility.

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Webinar Wednesday #2

#2 – How to be the best leader you can be Is there anything special about leadership in the 21st century? Well …. leadership hasn’t changed but the context has. We live in challenging times. Change of all types is happening all around us and is...
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How to Build Confidence and improve your Mental Strength

We all question our performance and abilities sometimes. If we dwell on this for too long, this might decrease our confidence. Confidence is a measurable attribute of Mental Toughness and it can be influenced and improved. The confidence attribute of Mental Toughness...
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Is tech addiction making us far more stressed at work?

We are the distracted generations, wasting hours a day checking irrelevant emails and intrusive social media accounts. And this “always on” culture – exacerbated by the smartphone – is actually making us more stressed and less productive,...
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Mental Toughness in Sport

The Mental Toughness File We review some of this weekend’s mental toughness in sport: the Olympics, the Wallabies University of Notre Dame’s football team. HOW OLYMPIC ATHLETES GET MENTALLY TOUGH In this report in, Eric Niiler describes that whilst training...
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Why use Psychometric Measures? #4 of 4

How can I develop Mental Toughness in People and in Organisations? The Mental Toughness model provides us with a comprehensive approach to assessing and developing an important aspect of developing the Human Capital in our organisations. Firstly, the Mental Toughness...
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