Author: Shiva Maran

Consciousness vs intelligence in AI

One is the many confusions in the field of AI is the mixing of the idea of intelligence and consciousness. Humans are both conscious AND intelligent beings. There is possibly a dependency of one on the other, especially of consciousness on intelligence, but they are distinct features of our mind. consciousness Consciousness in its simplest form […]

How companies do resume screening and shortlisting

[Motivated by the query on quora – https://www.quora.com/How-does-resume-screening-sorting-work-at-very-large-companies/answer/Shiva-Maran] Most decent sized companies receive hundreds if not thousands of resumes a week from their various source. How each company handle these resumes varies. For simplicity I would put them under three broad categories: Manual screening Most companies fall under this category. The recruiters download resumes from multiple sources such […]

HireWand – taking the first steps

HireWand’s goal is to be a tool to help companies leverage their own pool of candidates thereby reducing time to hire and leading time while helping with quality of hire. Lower cost. With most of the hiring happening through a shortlist of the company’s own candidate pool, reduce dependency on costly resume databases and external […]