Friday, June 21, 2013

Big Data & Google HR

On GPAs and Brainteasers: New Insights From Google On Recruiting and Hiring | LinkedIn

“We found that brainteasers are a complete waste of time."

... “One of the things we’ve seen from all our data crunching is that G.P.A.’s are worthless as a criteria for hiring, and test scores are worthless — no correlation at all except for brand-new college grads, where there’s a slight correlation,”

... It’s a complete random mess, except for one guy who was highly predictive because he only interviewed people for a very specialized area, where he happened to be the world’s leading expert.”

Tesla Motors Future

Tesla Racing Out Of The 'Valley Of Death' Onto The Road Ahead - Forbes

Tesla's 'Faster Than You Could Fill A Gas Tank' Recharge Is Battery Swapping After All @ forbes

Tesla Motors to demonstrate battery pack swap Thursday @ marketwatch

Why Tesla Thinks It Can Make Battery Swapping Work @ MIT Technology Review FULL CHARGE IN 90 SECONDS

Fast Pack Swap Event from Tesla Motors on Vimeo.