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All posts by Dan Arkind

May 9, 2015

Ideas Forum

After a (zendesk imposed) hiatus we’ve re-activated our Ideas Forum. We’ve been reading the emails you’ve sent to ideas@jobscore.com, but now that the forum is back up we are deactivating that email in favor of more public and transparent discussion.  Here’s what’s new: We’ve restored all of your old ideas, including their planned / not planned / completed […]

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May 8, 2015

Add Candidate 2.0 Beta -Adding Candidates

One of the first features added to JobScore was the ability to add candidates.  The add candidate user experience was showing its age, so we took the time to modernize and streamline it. We know that adding candidates is a frequently used, critical feature and if it doesn’t work – that’s a big problem.  Because […]

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Apr 28, 2015

Referrals Filter

There’s now a “referrals only” filter on the candidate manager > by job page.   The filter makes it easy for recruiters and hiring managers to zero in on referrals and ensure they are reviewed and dispositioned in a timely fashion. Thanks to Valarie Williams from Edmunds for the great suggestion.

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Apr 27, 2015

Improvements in Reports

Columns for Hired, Declined and Withdrawn candidates were added to the activity report in the “open full report” view.  Unlike other columns in the report, these are “ending statuses” — so they show how many candidates entered the status in the time period, not how many exited them. These three columns help recruiting leaders and executives […]

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Apr 10, 2015

Search Firm Inbox Beta Update 3

Updated the text included in error messages sent to search firms.  The updated messages make it easier for search firms to understand why submission was not processed and gives them clear instructions on how to try again and succeed.

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Apr 10, 2015

Reports

Columns that show the days open, hiring manager and recruiters for each job were added to the “open full report” view of the Pipeline and Activity reports. These columns make it easier for executives and recruiting leaders to more easily sort through and drill down into the information they need when reviewing overall recruiting activity.  

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Mar 8, 2015

Calendar Integration & Tasks

Today we changed how tasks work in JobScore to make it easier to meet your calendaring and scheduling needs.  Here’s what’s new: Multiple Attendees: The primary control when scheduling is now a time slot, not the user. This makes it possible to add multiple interviewers to the same calendar event, so everyone knows what’s going on. […]

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Feb 2, 2015

Updated Email Commands

Updated our inbound email commands documentation to reflect a few user-requested changes.   Added a handy-dandy email commands tear sheet to print up and leave on your desk while you learn the commands and get used to them.

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Dec 22, 2014

Candidate Note Permissions

Admins can now choose on a user-by-user, job-by-job basis which public notes a user can read.  They can choose between "All Public Notes" or "Only My Notes." This granular control allows you to make it so that: Some hiring team members (hiring managers) can read the team's feedback before entering theirs. Other team members (interviewers) […]

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