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Graduates are taking £9k courses to help beat AI interviews for City jobs

Via a webcam, the software remotely asks preliminary-round candidates 20 minutes of questions and brain-teasers, and records eye movements, breathing patterns and any nervous tics. Popular software such as HireVue also scans for emotion and expressions, such as blinks, smiles and frowns, by monitoring the face through the applicant’s front-facing smartphone camera or computer webcam.

Source: Blunden, M. (2018). Graduates are taking £9k courses to help beat AI interviews for City jobs.

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By Michael Rowe

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