Category: Education

Google no longer uses GPA and test scores for hiring

In a recent interview, Google declared G.P.A. and test scores are worthless as criteria for hiring and are no longer using them to screen candidates other than the fresh grads. The statement highlights the growing knowledge mismatch between the type of skill set the industries are looking for and the type of graduates status quo education are rolling off their assembly lines, and a contributing factor to the coming paradigm shift in education.

October 6, 2013