Marcia Proto Consulting, LLC

Hiring the right person for the job just got easier.

About Us

Marcia B. Proto, M.Ed, CAS
Marcia B. Proto, M.Ed, CAS

PXT Select helps organizations make the very human decisions about hiring simpler and smarter.

PXT Select is an online selection assessment that measures a candidate’s thinking style, behaviors, and interests and helps fill the gap between the resume and interview.

The multiple reports that are generated via the assessment equip organizations with easy to understand information about the candidate, and provides over (20) behavioral interviewing questions to ease and strengthen the interview process.

The HR industry’s most robust selection assessment utilizes the latest innovations in assessment technology, and generates several easy to understand reports that help organizations of all sizes to hire and develop employees. Hiring managers can now do so much more with just one powerful assessment.

For those positions that incorporate a leadership focus, the Leadership Report provides invaluable insight into a candidate's leadership potential and their approach to meeting leadership challenges. This report will assist hiring managers to better understand how a candidate leads by providing insight into how an individual's cognitive and behavioral traits and interests can affect their potential as a leader.

The Leadership Report measures: Thinking Style, Behavioral Traits, and Interests in relation to six key leadership skills.

• Creating a Vision
• Developing Strategies
• Ensuring Results
• Inspiring People
• Being Approachable
• Mentoring Others

Gain confidence in your selection process!

Contact me to learn how PXT Select can help make the very human decisions about hiring simpler and smarter.


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!

Upcoming Classes

  • October 13 – November 03, 2020

    Live, virtual sessions on October 20, 27 and November 3 from 2-3:30 pm CT
  • November 24 – December 15, 2020

    Live, virtual sessions on December 1, 8 and 15 from 2-3:30 pm CT
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Featured Skills

  • Hiring with Purpose
  • Interviewing & Assessment of Competencies
  • Onboarding with Intent
  • Coaching for Retention
  • Enhancing Employee Engagement
  • Minimize Turnover & Attrition
  • Creating a Culture of Excellence


  • PXT Select Authorized Partner
  • 5B Authorized Partner
  • Everything DiSC Authorized Partner