The Tandem process provides a multi-lens approach to assessment, interpretation, and feedback with the end result being a more robust assessment. Each instrument unveils its own unique insights about the respondent.

12.7.1. When to Use the Tandem Method

If ESI results are going to be used to influence a career decision—or other important life decisions—using the EQ-i® and MSCEIT® in Tandem is recommended. The multiple lens view obtained with the Tandem approach provides a much more comprehensive measure of ESI.

One consideration is the amount of time required to complete both instruments and to give feedback with this level of complexity. Surprisingly, feedback on the results of these two instruments can be integrated ...

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