Want a job? Employers say: Talk to the computer

Dana Anthony works at her desk at The Daily Tar Heel newspaper in Chapel Hill, N.C., Tuesday, April 13, 2021. Anthony was rejected after two speparate HireVue interviews for other jobs recently. The pandemic has heightened demand for online services that interview job applicants remotely and use artificial intelligence to assess their skills. But the technology also raises questions about whether computers can accurately judge a person’s character traits and emotional cues. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

A day after her interview for a part-time job at Target last year, Dana Anthony got an email informing her she didn’t make the cut.