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Text Messaging - The Future of Recruitment

  • By: Sng Kai Lin
  • On Aug 27, 2021 11:30:26 AM
39 min read

Text Messaging - The Future of Recruitment

As an increasing number of Millennials and Gen Zs enter the workforce, behavioral patterns are changing vastly, with rising demands for digitization, convenience and efficiency. With over 4 billion ac...

Workstream Raises $48M Series B to Empower Local Businesses to Hire Hourly Workers Faster

We are thrilled to announce that Workstream has raised $48 million in Series B funding. This is a major milestone for the company—and the deskless workforce.  In July 2021, we helped local businesses ...

5 Technological Features That Will Improve Your Hiring Process

When the pandemic hit the world in 2020, a lot of things had to be adjusted to make way for the new normal. From social distancing to the wearing of masks, our daily lives were considerably different,...

What is the Future of the Labor Market?

The number of job openings in the U.S. reached a record high of 9.3 million in April, yet unemployment is also bordering at an estimated 5.9%. As businesses head towards a new normal with more Covid-1...

How To Deal With Employee Performance Issues

As a manager, dealing with employee performance issues can be tough. Most people don’t like receiving negative feedback. The problem is, the longer you wait without saying anything, the more productiv...

Save Time With Workstream's New Features

State tax withholding forms for employee onboarding When new employees begin work, they have to fill out Form W-4 for federal tax withholding, but many states also have a tax withholding form as well....

How To Improve Your Hiring Strategy Using TikTok

In today’s world of technology, the ubiquity of social media may seem like it has been there forever. But did you know that the first recognizable social media platform was only created in 1997? Even ...

How to Hire Effectively on Twitter

So you’ve tried hiring on multiple job boards, publicized job openings on Instagram and Facebook; even to the extent of creating a recruiting video, but still to no avail? If you’re wondering how else...

How Culture Can Help Your Restaurant’s Hiring Crisis

We’ve heard of the term company culture and how prospective employees consider this as one of the most important factors when looking for a job. In fact, in a survey conducted by Jobvite, 37% of worke...

How QSRs Can Provide Top Tier Customer Service

Have you ever wondered how important customer service is to the quick-service restaurant (QSR) industry? The short answer is that it is very important. But how can we prove it, and what can you do to ...

Prepare for Reopening: Consumer Data and Trends

As more people start to get vaccinated, many Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs) are taking steps towards a gradual reopening. With drastic changes in consumer patterns, dining behavior, and safety guide...

How A Loyalty Program Can Help Your QSR Thrive

When the pandemic hit the US in 2019, it forced the quick-service restaurant (QSR) industry to accelerate its digitalization plans to keep up with consumers’ demands. And they successfully did, in jus...