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. Greene and Balkansky both joined Google from Bebop, Greene to run Google’s cloud business (of which Hire was part) and Balkansky to oversee recruiting products. Much of Hire is based on technology Google acquired with the Bebop acquisition.