Ashutosh Garg

With 6000+ research citations, 50+ patents, 35+ peer-reviewed research publications, and the Outstanding PhD Thesis award from UIUC for his PhD thesis in machine learning, Ashu Garg is one of the world's experts in machine learning. As CEO and cofounder of Eightfold.ai, Garg is changing the HR industry by innovating talent acquisition and talent management through machine learning. Previously, Garg cofounded BloomReach, an open Java CMS and an AI-powered search and merchandising solution. He also spent time at Google and IBM on research teams. Garg is a coauthor of the book "What’s Next for You: The Eightfold Path to Transforming the Way We Hire and Manage Talent." Garg holds a bachelor's degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, and a PhD in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Inside Recruiting January 23, 2020
What Job Candidates Really Want From You (Hint: It's Not a Game Room)

If you take a look at the career sites of today's hippest companies, you'll probably see a lot of photos of dogs at work, foosball machines, and employees enjoying free drinks. What you probably won't see are the two things today's employees actually want the most: more flexibility and better healthcare benefits. Employees' desires are evolving away from quirky but minor perks...

Read More