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Hiring the right person for the job just got easier.

About Us

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Do you want to hire and keep the right people for the right jobs? Need to reduce turnover and increase employee engagement? Want to successfully measure job fit? Don't know where to start? You have come to the right place!

Harrington Strategies is a full-service Human Resources consulting firm. We provide the expertise and resources to attract, select, hire and train high performing people as well as to develop high performing organizations that are capable of fully supporting their human assets. Contact us at [email protected] to explore how The Harrington Strategies' Team can help you reach and exceed your goals.

Testimonials For Harrington Strategies, LLC

  • I’ve known and worked with Irene for nearly 15 years. Her unique combination of broad and specific knowledge of human capital issues, combined with her practical mindset and experience with a wide variety of businesses (size, sector, stage of development), makes her an unusually powerful ally in tackling people problems in business.

    President Consulting Firm
  • We have found Irene Harrington to be one of the most efficient and knowledgeable professionals in the field. On the many occasions we have brought her to the table to assist our clients in evaluating potential leaders, we receive compliments about Irene’s patience and nurturing manner, not to mention her almost 24/7 availability.

    President & CEO Non-Profit Consultants
  • With Harrington Strategies, I have been able to develop team members to their fullest potential, which has decreased stress and tripled the revenue of my business! Irene has helped me find the right fit, the right development, and the right leadership to make my business a success.

    Founder & President Contracting & Compliance Solutions
  • I have worked with Irene Harrington and Harrington Strategies since 2008 and have found Irene to be highly knowledgeable, personable and dedicated to achieving success for every client. There are few people who take the actionable steps to ensure the voice of the client is heard and understood, and who follow through as thoroughly as Irene does.

    President Recruiting & HR Consultants
  • The excellence of skill and talent, with hands on service is why we chose Harrington Strategies to handle our company’s high turnover and low quality hires. Through assessments, they were able to identify the barriers we were experiencing and help us select tools to achieve our goals for pre-employment, hiring and employee development.

    Director of Human Resources Telecommunications


  • PXT Select™

    PXT Select™ offers superior selection and employee assessment tools to help organizations make smarter hiring decisions. These tools help you effectively select, onboard, coach, and develop employees for excellent performance.

    If you need to screen job applicants and select the best candidates, PXT Select is the tool you need. This assessment helps measure job fit and identify candidates who can do the job, will do the job, and will enjoy doing the job. It measures interests, behavioral tendencies, and other characteristics that are important when considering an applicant. The powerful data provided by the PXT Select helps you hire the right people for the right jobs.

    PXT Select™ helps you:
    Hire based on job relevant objective data
    Gain candidate insight beyond the resume and interview
    Save time and money by utilizing a streamlined selection process
    Successfully measure job fit through a total person approach
    Increase employee engagement and productivity

PXT Select™ Certification

Want to make an impact in your company? With the PXT Select™ Expert Practitioner Certification, you can become your organization’s PXT Select expert advisor by learning how to utilize and implement this powerful solution to help you select, onboard, coach and develop your employees to perform their jobs successfully. This certification is the best resource for gaining foundational knowledge and practical experience to implement PXT Select in your organization.

Our online 3-week course gives you the flexibility of self-paced learning paired with a live virtual classroom experience designed to build your confidence and competence in using PXT Select in your organization. Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive the credential of PXT Select Certified Practitioner. Certified Practitioners who are also SHRM credential-holders also have the opportunity to earn 12 professional development credits (PDC) from the Society for Human Resource Management.

Program components:

  • Self-directed online learning.
  • Three weekly 90-minute, instructor-led virtual sessions.
  • A Capstone presentation project to synthesize your learning.
  • A final certification exam.

Get started on your path to Certification!

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Featured Skills

  • Employee Assessments
  • Talent Management
  • Talent Acquisition
  • Organizational Development
  • Leadership Development
  • Job Fit Assessments
  • Process Improvements
  • Recruiting and Retention Strategies
  • Exit and Succession Planning
  • Personality Assessments


  • PXT Select Certified Partner
  • Everything DiSC Authorized Partner
  • Five Behaviors Authorized Partner
  • SHRMSCPSeniorCertifiedProfessional