HR community reacts to Hire by Google announcement
SEPTEMBER 12, 2019
Google’s recent announcement that it would shut down its popular Hire by Google applicant-tracking system came as a surprise to many—however, according to one analyst, there were some red flags. ” Google’s parent company, Alphabet, acquired Greene’s firm, Bebop Technologies, in 2015 for $380 million. Much of Hire is based on technology Google acquired with the Bebop acquisition. Hire will officially shut down on Sept.