Tag: Unconscious bias

16 Jul 2020

PredictiveHire: Finalist in the Computing 2020 AI & Machine Learning awards

The Computing AI & Machine Learning Awards recognise the best companies, individuals, and projects in the AI space today. The awards cover every corner of the industry: security, ethics, data…

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18 Jun 2020

The Hypocrisy of Corporate America on Black Lives Matter

What corporate America doesn’t want to admit right now is that when COVID-19 forced them to make lay-offs and tough decisions about the things that mattered to them, Diversity and…

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05 Jun 2020

Nothing like a crisis to force change 

In AA there is a saying that you only wake up to the need for change when you hit rock bottom. Sometimes it feels like that is our lot in…

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19 May 2020

Fairness Comes When You Replace Humans With Machines 

In an earlier blog, we talked about HR’s role in managing business risk. Today we turn our focus on one risk area that occupies CHRO’s, CEOs and Boards- the risk presented…

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11 May 2020

Thank you, Michelle Obama 

  Becoming, just released by Netflix tells the Michelle Obama story, and throughout the documentary, it is clear other people’s stories resonate with her just as much as her story resonates…

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06 Apr 2020

Hiring surge helps HR tech capital raising over the line despite virus

PredictiveHire – In the press An Australian tech firm that uses artificial intelligence to quickly filter job applicants has managed to successfully complete a Series B fundraising round, despite financial markets catching…

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10 Mar 2020

What Everyone Knows About Assessment Centres But Won’t Say

Let’s discuss the significant issues that talent acquisition teams face with assessment centres every day. As a solution provider operating in the high-volume recruiting space, we’ve identified seven common assessment…

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28 Feb 2020

The Machine picked the wrong guy

AI used to inform decisions about people I work with a team building a product-driven by AI which is used to inform decisions about people. This means I am often…

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05 Feb 2020

When unconscious bias becomes a conscious bias

unconscious bias A perfect example of unconscious bias manifesting in a conscious and damaging way. At PredictiveHire we are attuned to research and stories around bias – for most of…

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05 Jan 2020

The importance of avoiding algorithmic bias

HireVue, an AI-driven recruitment company, has recently been taken to the US Federal Trade Commission with a prominent rights group claiming unfair and deceptive trade practices in HireVue’s use of…

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10 Dec 2019

Biased people are much harder to fix than algorithms

We worry intensely about the amplification of lies and prejudices from the technology that fuels social media like Facebook, yet do we hold the mirror up to ourselves and check…

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26 Sep 2019

A CV tells you nothing

CVs are still the most frequent data source used This seems obvious but yet even today this is the key data source used in screening and hiring. For grad recruitment,…

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