KUHF Conversations: New Study Finds Overqualified Workers Not as Productive

As more people in Houston and across the nation hunt for work, more employers are dealing with overqualified applicants. A new study from the University of Houston looks at the impact hiring overqualified workers can have both on the employer, and the employee. KUHF’s David Pitman sat down with study author and UH associate psychology professor Christiane Spitzmueller to talk about it.


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David Pitman

David Pitman

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David was HPM's local Morning Edition host from 2009 to 2020 — when he was moved to the position of Technical Director of Houston Matters with Craig Cohen, and Town Square with Ernie Manouse. David has extensive public and commercial broadcast journalism and production experience dating back to 1993 –...

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