Come celebrate PRIDE with Real Talk!


Happy Pride Month! This June marks the 51st anniversary of the Pride parade that took place in 1970. In celebration, Karat is hosting a special...

Come celebrate PRIDE with Real Talk!
Karat welcomes Sara Clemens to board, Rachael Granby to Leadership Team as growth accelerates

Karat Names Twitch COO, Sara Clemens, to Board and Adds Rach...

SEATTLE, June 8, 2021 – Karat, the world’s leader in technical interviewing, today appointed Twitch COO, Sara Clemens to its board, and expanded its leadership...

Interview rubrics

How to hire great software engineers with interview rubrics

Structured interview rubrics make it possible for software engineering teams to hire the right candidates for the job. How? By putting candidates on a level...

Built In Moxie Awards recognizes Portia Kibble Smith as one of 50 women ushering in a new era of tech

Karat DEI leader honored in Built In 2021 Moxie Awards

SEATTLE, April 29, 2021/ — Karat, the world’s leader in technical interviewing, today announced that Built In has named Portia Kibble Smith, head of DEI...

Blog post about engineering great technical interviews

What are technical interviews? Formats, structure, and commo...

Software engineering teams use technical interviews to assess software engineers’ technical skills during the hiring process. Technical interviews can involve writing code, discussing technology or...

5 inclusive hiring best practices

Inclusive hiring: 5 best practices for software engineering ...

Inclusive hiring is the first step you need to take to improve the diversity and inclusion of your software engineering team. No longer is inclusive...

How to hire software engineers: 3 types of technical assessment

How to hire software engineers: 3 types of technical assessm...

Hiring software engineers is notoriously challenging. Whether it’s a lack of time to conduct technical assessments, inability to find the right candidates in the first...

Real Talk webinar recap: the importance of allyship and advocacy for Womxn in Tech

Real Talk: the importance of allyship and advocacy for womxn...

Although more womxn are entering the tech field, there still lies a huge gender gap when it comes to the ratio of men vs. women...

Remote Technical Interview Tips

How to conduct a successful remote technical interview

Will your team ever go back to the office? For many, the answer is “no.” This seismic shift means many business processes must go completely...

What does a technical recruiter do?

What does a technical recruiter do?

A technical recruiter is the quarterback of the tech talent acquisition process. The best tech recruiters have a close relationship with their software engineering partners....

Real Talk: Diversity in Tech webinar - womxn in tech

From Day One to Real Talk

Last week Karat celebrated the launch of our new Brilliant Black Minds program. As part of that celebration, our own Portia Kibble Smith, Head of...