HR Technologist | Jobvite Announces Jobvite Text to Further Drive Candidate Engagement
By The HRT News Desk
July 19, 2018
Jobvite, the recruiting software, is excited to announce an essential new capability to its enterprise-grade recruiting platform: Jobvite Text, powered by Canvas. This powerful new technology offers customers an unparalleled advantage in the war for talent by allowing recruiters to easily start conversations with job candidates where they spend most of their time — on their mobile device.
The recruiting landscape is rapidly shifting and requires a modern, multi-channel approach to candidate engagement in order to stay top of mind. While the average open rate for email remains strong at more than 20 percent, mobile text commands a near-perfect 98 percent read rate. The speed at which the world moves today requires innovative tools that can keep pace with jobseekers’ growing expectations for instant, personalized interactions. Jobvite Text combines robust, industry-leading recruiting software with the best-in-class text-interviewing and engagement platform from Canvas, so recruiters can effortlessly engage candidates in a customized way through their preferred form of instant communication: mobile text.