Episode 17 with Bob Pulver, Technology leader & Workforce strategist

Published: May 25 2021

Bob Pulver (https://www.linkedin.com/in/bobpulver/) joined UB and Nicole to talk about his experience in IBM Research, witnessing the birth of Watson, to his work at NBCUniversal, to his experience now as a candidate looking for his next adventure. Throughout all of this experience, Bob has focused on helping organizations really figure out the best way to utilize talent.

The resulting theme: Accurately evaluating people who are different from yourself (like we must often do in a job interview) is almost impossible without external help. Data and augmented intelligence (AI) can help. The most accurate method of evaluating people right now might just be behavior and personality assessments.