Are Bots Reading My Resume And Screening Me Out?

The truth is, you are giving the enterprise too much credit as it relates to talent acquisition. Some applicant tracking systems force you to go through a web form validation process. A few of them have partnered with a new startup to take a basic script and create a “bot” which feels more like an automated telephone system similar to my cable service provider or bank.

Interviews Are Not Designed For Introverts Or Underrepresented Groups

As a hiring manager, as well as someone who has been working in the tech industry for over 20 years, I have spent a lot of time reflecting on my experiences in the interview process, as well as those of the many candidates I’ve either interviewed myself or I am trying to hire. I’ve found that generally, the current state of interview processes — either within tech or outside of it — does not support hiring a diverse workforce.