The alleged shortage of tech workers is resolving itself. Meta layoffs: 10,000 more workers to be cut in restructuring (cnbc.com)
This next article was published only 18 days into the new year: Google, Meta, Amazon, others have cut more than 95,000 employees (cnbc.com)
And: Business Schools’ Admission Requirements Softened for Laid-Off Tech Workers – Bloomberg
Many things being waived are holdovers from the era of an expanding population demographic – and had been put in place to filter out so many applicants. With the young demographic shrinking, these hurdles, many of which were pointless, are being removed.