Meet Tengai – The Robot Who May Be Conducting Your Future Interviews

Meet Tengai – The Robot Who May Be Conducting Your Future Interviews

You know about ATS scans. The Applicant Tracking System programs that companies use to rank resumes.

Now, there is a new artificial intelligence thing on the horizon. In the not too distant future, you could be talking to a robot instead of a human at your interview. Meet Tengai – the robot who could be conducting your interview.

After your interview, a transcript with just your answers is sent to the hiring manager.

PROS:

  • No fear of bias.
  • Questions are asked exactly the same way for every interview and in the same tone providing for more equal opportunity amongst candidates.

CONS:

  • Communication isn’t JUST the spoken word.
  • The written word can be misread.

YOUR THOUGHTS?

Would you like to sit in front of a robot at your interview or do you think you’d prefer a human being?