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JK Scheinberg

JK Scheinberg

John Kullmann Scheinberg is a former software Engineer at Apple Inc. who led the effort to convert Macs to Intel processors. He worked at Apple for 21 years and retired in 2008. [undefined]

Cold Shoulder from the Genius Bar

Scheinberg applied to work at Genius Bar, thinking that his prior experience at Apple would make him a good fit.

Yet, after his interviewers said that they would be in touch, they never followed back.

[undefined] Scheinberg is twice as old as the average Genius Bar employee, making ageism the most likely factor for him being rejected.

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Citation Linktwitter.comScheinberg on Twitter
Sep 6, 2016, 5:28 AM
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Citation Linkkimandjk.comLink on kimandjk.com
Sep 6, 2016, 5:28 AM
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Citation Linklinkedin.comScheinberg on LinkedIn
Sep 6, 2016, 5:29 AM
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Citation Linkdailymail.co.ukArticle about the incident
Sep 6, 2016, 5:22 AM
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Citation Linknytimes.comArticle about ageism
Sep 6, 2016, 5:23 AM
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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comJK Scheinberg helped revolutionize Apple
Sep 6, 2016, 5:39 AM
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Citation Linkbusinessinsider.comArticle about what happened
Sep 6, 2016, 5:24 AM
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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comScheinberg and his family
Sep 6, 2016, 5:41 AM
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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comGenius Bar employees busy at work
Sep 6, 2016, 5:41 AM