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BrightNews 17 – Grow your business with BrightMove CRM Opportunities Module

By Justin Bordeaux | April 23, 2018

Leverage BrightMove Opportunities CRM for growth | Issue 17 Did you know you have a built-in CRM module in your BrightMove platform?  We’ve discovered some BrightMove users are not yet using it because they either don’t know it exists or they have not activated it yet. Designed to help you and your team manage strategic…

BrightNews 16 – Benchmark productivity with customized reports

By Justin Bordeaux | April 16, 2018

  Issue 16 Quickly design a report which meets your needs As former recruiters, we know how important it is to benchmark our productivity and that of our team – especially for customers. Often in the recruiting industry – we are so busy delivering – we find it difficult to carve out time to run…

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BrightNews 15 – Request, vote for, and share your great ideas today!

By Justin Bordeaux | April 9, 2018

  Issue 15 The BrightMove Promise   A big thank you to all of you who are already using the built-in Receptive Feature Request tool to make suggestions for features you would like to see in future releases of BrightMove. For those of you who have never used it – or didn’t know it existed – here’s a…

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BrightNews 13 – ZipRecruiter Quick Apply for 5X conversion rates

By Justin Bordeaux | March 29, 2018

  Issue 13 We are excited – and think you will be too – about the new ZipRecruiter Quick Apply integration!  Applicants can now hit the Quick Apply button to stay on ZipRecruiter when applying for a job. According to an internal ZipRecruiter study, Quick Apply makes it easier for candidates to apply to your jobs by reducing application…

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BrightNews 12 – BrightMove Wins Software Customer Service Department of the Year

By Connor Nelson | March 22, 2018

Issue 12 Back in January, we announced that our Customer Support team were finalists for a Stevie Award.  I am proud to announce our team was selected for a 2018 Bronze Stevie® Award in the Customer Service Department of the year category for software. “We worked very hard in 2017, and a big part of…

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BrightMove Wins 2018 Stevie Award for Software Customer Service Department of the Year

By Connor Nelson | March 19, 2018

BrightMove Wins 2018 Stevie Award for Software Customer Service Department of the Year March 19, 2018 – St. Augustine Beach, Florida – BrightMove, Inc. a global leader in applicant tracking, hiring and recruiting software announced it was selected for a 2018 Bronze Stevie® Award in the Customer Service Department of the year category for software…

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BrightNews 11 – IP Filters

By Connor Nelson | March 15, 2018

Issue 11 Administrators can now list the specific IP address locations they want to have access to a BrightMove account Some of our customers need extra security only to allow access to their BrightMove accounts from specific locations. In response to their requests, we’ve added the ability for account Admins to restrict their employees BrightMove use to certain locations. The IP Address…

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BrightNews 10 – Gmail Integration

By Connor Nelson | March 8, 2018

Issue 10                                           Expanded Gmail/Google Calendar integration provides recruiters with a flexible, seamless workflow If you are a recruiter using Google Apps for Business, we wanted to let you know we have enhanced our previous Gmail…

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BrightMove Gmail Enhancement

By Connor Nelson | March 5, 2018

  BrightMove ATS Enhances Gmail and Google Calendar Real Time Integration   Expanded Gmail/Google Calendar Integration Provides Recruiters with Flexible Seamless Workflow   March 5, 2018 – St. Augustine Beach, Florida – BrightMove, Inc., a global leader in applicant tracking, hiring and recruiting software (ATS) announced today the release of an enhancement of their Gmail…

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BrightNews 9 – SMS Integration

By Connor Nelson | March 1, 2018

Issue 9 Texting can be a highly effective part of any recruitment strategy regardless of the candidate profile Did you know 90 percent of consumers say they read a text message within minutes of receipt and on a daily basis and 71 percent of consumers use SMS at least once a day? Text messaging continues to be…

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