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ApplicantStack
ApplicantStack
4.4
Based on 263 reviews
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4.3
Based on 370 reviews
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UltiPro
4.2
Based on 796 reviews
 
RECRUIT Standalone
$95 /month
Essentials
$4.95 per employee / per month
 
RECRUIT & ONBOARD Bundled (MOST POPULAR PLAN)
$135 /month
Advantage
$8.95 per employee / per month
 
ONBOARD Standalone
$95 /month
 
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8.9
(Based on 247 reviews)
8.8
(Based on 339 reviews)
8.3
(Based on 748 reviews)
Ease of UseSee More
Ease of UseSee More
8.9
(Based on 251 reviews)
9.2
(Based on 342 reviews)
8.5
(Based on 755 reviews)
Ease of SetupSee More
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8.7
(Based on 152 reviews)
8.8
(Based on 140 reviews)
7.4
(Based on 484 reviews)
Ease of AdminSee More
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8.9
(Based on 157 reviews)
9.1
(Based on 139 reviews)
8.1
(Based on 510 reviews)
Quality of SupportSee More
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8.9
(Based on 224 reviews)
8.6
(Based on 252 reviews)
8.0
(Based on 688 reviews)
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9.2
(Based on 153 reviews)
9.0
(Based on 139 reviews)
8.4
(Based on 503 reviews)
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8.9
(Based on 251 reviews)
8.4
(Based on 333 reviews)
8.6
(Based on 751 reviews)
Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
13.4%
28.4%
1.4%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
78.2%
67.5%
47.2%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
8.4%
4.1%
51.4%
 
Individual & Family Services
17.5%
Computer Software
18.8%
Hospital & Health Care
6.8%
 
Hospital & Health Care
14.5%
Information Technology and Services
12.1%
Non-Profit Organization Management
4.9%
 
Information Technology and Services
6.7%
Internet
10.6%
Insurance
4.8%
 
Non-Profit Organization Management
5.2%
Marketing and Advertising
4.8%
Financial Services
4.8%
 
Staffing and Recruiting
4.6%
Hospital & Health Care
2.9%
Retail
4.5%
 
Other
51.4%
Other
50.8%
Other
74.1%
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Debbi P.
User in Construction

The software itself is great, very flexible and customizable, and easy to use. It packs a punch with minimal cost to our HR budget. My favorite thing about ApplicantStack is their customer service. If I ever need a change done to a template, they are...

Leslie C.
Administrator in Marketing and Advertising

I like the usability of Bamboo, and the simple design that makes ESS so simple for our employees. I also LOVE the simplicity of the app. there's an app for everything these days, and so often they are not useful. Our employees are always using their phones,...

Scott R.
Administrator in Utilities

If you use more than one of the services they all seem to work together well. We use UTA (Ultipro Time and Attendance), Payment Services and the back office. It all seems to work together well to create a smooth environment for processing payroll. The web...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
Sara V.
Administrator in Marketing and Advertising

the amount of hiring manager access. loses the connection between recruiter and candidates (could be a configuration fix)

Ryan V.
Administrator in Information Technology and Services

The Payroll system(powered by Execupay) is absolutely terrible. BambooHR & Bamboo Payroll don't sync updates properly, and has cost our company tens of thousands of dollars. It's a constant mess, with no end in sight. We are constanlty auditing, finding...

Chris R.
User in Internet

Ultipro is the worst software I've used in years. Nothing is intuitive. Every time I'm forced to approve someone's PTO, or post my hours, I have to hunt once again to figure out how to do it. Usually, I just abandon the task I'm trying to do out of...

 
 

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