Behind the scenes at TestGorilla

Articles about TestGorilla.

We hired 100 people with skills-based hiring – here’s what we’ve learned

Around a decade ago, I started a social enterprise called Sukhi with my wife. We were selling handmade rugs from Nepal (Sukhi means “happy” in Nepali), and with every rug we sold, we were creating employment. We set it up as a remote company before Covid-19, and because of this, as well as the fact…

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10 stories that demonstrate the power of skills-based hiring

The world of work is changing, and it’s becoming increasingly clear that we need a new way to recruit. Our goal at TestGorilla is to lead and nurture a shift from CV-based to skills-based hiring, where the recruitment process focuses on what candidates can do rather than what they’ve done in the past.  Today, we…

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TestGorilla secures $70m Series A funding to help companies eliminate hiring bias

We’re delighted to announce that TestGorilla has secured $70m in Series A funding, co-led by the London-based venture capital firms Atomico and Balderton Capital. The funding brings the company’s total investment to $80m following previous investment from Notion, Partech, and CapitalT. Luca Eisenstecken from Atomico and James Wise from Balderton Capital will join the board…

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TestGorilla raises $10M to help companies hire the best talent

At TestGorilla, we have worked hard over the last year to develop a platform that enables recruiters to remotely assess the most vital factors of job success efficiently, accurately, and without bias. 1,500 businesses, including the NHS, Sony, PepsiCo, and Bain & Company, use our tests to hire better, more diverse talent. Today, we’re excited…

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Test quality

How TestGorilla continuously improves the quality of its tests

Our primary goal is to help you make better hires. That’s why we’re continuously improving our skills tests and adding new features (e.g., the ability to integrate with Greenhouse ATS) to create a more efficient hiring process.  To test your candidates’ skills, you can create your own tests or you can use tests from TestGorilla’s…

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Make better hiring decisions

We raised $1.2 million to help you make better hiring decisions

Good news! We raised $1.2 million in seed funding from CapitalT and a group of international angel investors. We’ve been growing quickly as the pandemic continues to lead to an increase in remote work. In fact, we’re currently receiving 150 free trial signups a day from companies around the world! In case you missed it,…

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Hire the best candidates with TestGorilla!

Create pre-employment assessments in minutes to screen candidates, save time, and hire the best talent.