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Why the Uselessness of Job Interviews is Utter Nonsense

 

job interviewsOn April 8th, 2017, the New York Times published an article titled, “The Utter Uselessness of Job Interviews.”

The article went on to say that data-driven interviews are more effective in determining which applicants will be successful at a company than human-led interviews.

The data is the data and the data doesn’t lie.

I had 14 people contact me and ask me what I thought about the article.

I don’t disagree with content of the article. I just think the headline is clickbait-y and untrue.

I file these types of articles with the “The Resume is Dead” posts, “Do Cover Letters Still Have a Purpose or Is It Extinct?” articles and the “Recruiters Don’t Use LinkedIn Anymore” blogs.

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