Koru in the News

Articles On Predictive Hiring

Koru And AA-ISP Release Benchmark Study On Predictors Of Job Performance In Sales
PRNewswire, October 4, 2017

Led by First Round Capital, Koru raises $3M for predictive hiring platform that helps companies identify ideal candidates
Geekwire, October 4, 2017

Recruiter.com's The 10 Best Interview Questions to Ask Candidates
Recruiter.com, September 15, 2017

One Personality Trait Great Candidates Share—and How to Spot It
LinkedIn Talent Connect Blog, September 12, 2017

Strong Suit 149: Using Data To Nail The 7 Essential Hiring Predictors
Strong Suit Podcast, September 12, 2017

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #251: Kristen Hamilton
HRExaminer Executive Conversation, August 30, 2017

Finalists for GIG Economy 'Shark Tank' Are Chosen
Staffing Industry Analysts, August 21, 2017

How AI Is Changing Your Job Hunt
Fortune, May 18, 2017

Zillow, Citi and Deutsche Bank use this personality test to find 'millennial talent'
Business Insider, October 6, 2016

Bank hiring: Wall St turns to machines to find better-behaved bankers
Financial Times, September 7, 2016

Making the grade at Deutsche Bank
Financial Times, September 7, 2016

Banks Shake Up Hiring Process
Financial Times, September 7, 2016

Seattle’s Top Ten Startup Founders Over 40
Tech.co, August 2, 2016

New Grads: 6 Ways to Start Your Career Off Right, According to the Experts
Recruiter.com, July 15, 2016

Find a Skills Boot Camp That Fits Your Job Needs
Money, June 16, 2016

Stuff You Need to Learn to Get a Real Job
Getting Smart, June 9, 2016

Wall Street hopes artificial intelligence software helps it hire loyal bankers
Reuters, June 7, 2016

Can Using Artificial Intelligence Make Hiring Less Biased?
FastCompany.com, May 18, 2016

Advice on How - and Whether - to Go to College
SeattleTimes.com, May 16, 2016

Staffing and Recruiting Startups: 10 Young Companies to Watch
Recruiter.com, Mar 11, 2016

Use These Practices to Stimulate a Feedback Driven Culture
33voices, Jan 27, 2016

Why Grit Should Matter More Than Grades
ERE Media, Dec 2, 2015

Here’s How Recent College Grads Can Get Their Job Applications Noticed
Time, Oct 6, 2015

Hire a Top Performer Every Time with These Interview Questions
First Round Review, Sep 24, 2015

How to Find the Best College for Your Money
Time, Jul 13, 2015

What Employers Are Looking For When Hiring Recent College Grads
Forbes, Jul 6, 2015

Anatomy of a VC Deal: How One Seattle Startup Raised $12.5 Million
Entrepreneur, Jul 5, 2015

Why today’s grads need more grit: Koru's Kristen Hamilton gets people from college into real world
Puget Sound Business Journal, May 8, 2015

Koru named Startup of the Year at the Geekwire Awards
Geekwire, May 7, 2015

The rise of the self-reliant young worker
Fortune, May 1, 2015

What happens when colleges fail to prepare graduates for jobs?
Washington Post, Mar 31, 2015

Koru Raises $8M to Connect Tech Employers, Recent Grads
Xconomy, Jan 29, 2015

Koru Raises $8M Series A Round For Its Talent Marketplace
TechCrunch, Jan 29, 2015

Talent marketplace Koru raises $8M to help college grads land great jobs
Geekwire, Jan 29, 2015

Koru raises $8 million from Maveron, Battery Ventures to train workers for talent-hungry Seattle companies
PSBJ, Jan 29, 2015

Startup Helps Recent Grads Find Jobs They Love
Drive The District, Jan 21, 2015

Koru: Immersive program with 85% job placement
USA Today, Nov 13, 2014

Koru Expands to Boston to Connect College Grads with Jobs at High-Growth Companies
BostInno, Nov 6, 2014

LinkedIn teams with Koru to help new job-seekers gain experience
Geekwire, Sep 21, 2014

Startup helps new college grads prep for that first real job
http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2024598614_korutrainingxml.html, Sep 20, 2014

Job search startup Koru teams up with WSU to boost students’ job opportunities
GeekWire, Aug 7, 2014

Looking to build job experience? Forget internships, try this on for size
Q13 Fox, Jul 29, 2014

6 ways the class of 2014 can stand out to their future employers
Fast Company, Jun 26, 2014

Career-wise, is it better to be smart or hardworking?
Fortune, Jun 19, 2014

Giving grads a first step to future
Puget Sound Business Journal, Jun 12, 2014

Nas is mentoring college grads who have 'grit' thanks to startup Koru
Fortune, May 27, 2014

Hip hop icon Nas invests in education startup Koru, pledges support of grads
Geekwire, May 27, 2014

Nas and Koru Team Up To Better Prepare Tomorrow's Workforce
Forbes, May 27, 2014

Legendary Rapper Nas Partners With Education Innovator Koru To Assist College Grads
Puget Sound Business Journal, May 27, 2014

Rapper Nas Teams Up With Koru To Sponsor Even More Tech Scholarships
NY Observer/BetaBeat, May 27, 2014

Seattle career bootcamp adds job skills to those liberal arts degrees
Crosscut.com, May 18, 2014

Nas Scholarship Fund Aims to Ease Transition From College to Work
New York Times, May 17, 2014

GeekWire Radio: Filling the gap between college and the working world
GeekWire, May 7, 2014

Koru's mission: help college grads find jobs, help companies find talent
King5, May 4, 2014

Building a Practical College Degree for the New Economy
LinkedIn, Feb 19, 2014

Video: Want a Job? Go to Camp—Career Camp
The Wall Street Journal, Feb 19, 2014

Higher Ed Friend or Foe? (Subscription Required)
Inside Higher ED, Feb 19, 2014

Want a Job? Go to Camp—Career Camp
The Wall Street Journal, Feb 19, 2014

Koru inks deal with 13 U.S. colleges
Puget Sound Business Journal, Feb 19, 2014

Businesses Get In on Preparing College Graduates for the Business World (Subscription Required)
The Chronicle, Feb 19, 2014

Koru allies with 13 universities, looks to help grads find jobs
Geekwire, Feb 19, 2014

Seattle Startup Koru Takes On Tech Training, Hiring for Recent Grads
Xconomy, Dec 17, 2013

Koru raises $4.3M
Puget Sound Business Journal, Dec 15, 2013

Koru wants to help millions of underemployed college grads get good jobs
Venture Beat, Dec 15, 2013

Onvia co-founder raises $4.35M for Koru, helping college grads find impactful jobs
Geekwire, Dec 11, 2013

Koru raises $4.35 million to educate college kids on how to land a job
Gigaom, Dec 11, 2013


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Goldman Sachs Group Inc, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup Inc and UBS Group AG are exploring the use of artificial intelligence software to judge applicants on traits - such as teamwork, curiosity and grit - that help in the workplace but don't always show up on a resume or come through in an interview...

REUTERS, Wall Street hopes artificial intelligence software helps it hire loyal bankers.