Rest In Peace Roger Birkman: WWII Aviator, Psychologist, Creator Of Revolutionary Career Assessment
The creator of the Birkman Career Assessment, Dr. Roger Birkman, died early this morning in his home. He was 95...
The creator of the Birkman Career Assessment, Dr. Roger Birkman, died early this morning in his home. He was 95 years old.
A former B-17 bomber pilot and pilot instructor in World War II, Birkman founded Birkman International. A keystone of the company’s focus was the Birkman Career Assessment, a unique method to determine a user’s behavioral strengths, motivations, expectations, stress behavior, and career profiles.
“The reality of life is that your perceptions ― right or wrong ― influence everything else you do. When you gain a proper perspective, you will be surprised how much falls into place,” Birkman once said of his assessment.
Birkman’s revolutionary assessment has been used by countless key companies, and is a key part of Hirepurpose’s efforts to match veterans with America’s top companies.
A release from the Birkman organization says that Birkman “passed peacefully and calmly in his sleep.”