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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...

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...

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...

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The Power of Brilliant Black Minds

By: Portia Kibble Smith, Head of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Karat At Karat we believe interviews unlock opportunities and change lives. Today’s tech companies are...

Brilliant Black Minds, a program by Karat

Karat Launches “Brilliant Black Minds” to Unlock Opportu...

SEATTLE, March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Karat, the world leader in technical interviewing, today announced Brilliant Black Minds, a program to improve access, fairness, and...

Karat names Werner Koepf SVP of Engineering

Werner Koepf joins Karat as SVP of Engineering

Karat announced today that Werner Koepf has joined Karat as SVP of Engineering. Werner will lead Karat’s rapidly-growing engineering organization as the company increases investments...

Mo Bhende named one of Goldman Sachs 100 most intriguing entrepreneurs for 2020

Karat Honored by Goldman Sachs for Entrepreneurship

SEATTLE, October 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Karat, the industry standard for technical interviewing, today announced that Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing Karat co-founder, Mohit Bhende,...

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Why we interview

Last night I had the privilege of joining leaders from around the Seattle tech community at the 12th annual GeekWire Awards—the first one to ever...

The 2020 Interview Gap report by Karat and Harris Insights

The 2020 Interview Gap report

The Interview Gap manifests in different ways for different stakeholders. The Interview Gap makes it harder for organizations to reach their software engineering hiring targets....

Bill Kramer shows off his remote onboarding swag

Bill Kramer joins Karat as VP of Marketing to grow the Inter...

One week into his new role, Bill Kramer, sat down with the Karat comms team to talk about accelerating growth, building the Karat brand, growing...