GoHire Review

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Last updated: Jul 24, 2020

GoHire Review

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

Starting from $60 per month

GoHire is a web-based recruitment software offering paperless hiring and onboarding features specially designed for restaurant industry. This software can help you to attract and bring new talent faster for com...

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    • Budgeting & CPM
    • Costing
    • Financial reporting
    • Data Analysis Tools

Shlomi Lavi / updated: Jul 24, 2020

What is GoHire Used For?

GoHire is a web-based recruitment software offering paperless hiring and onboarding features specially designed for restaurant industry. This software can help you to attract and bring new talent faster for comparatively less cost. This hiring solution comes with one0click advertising to a wide number of job boards, job template library, document storage and applicant tracking features.

Ray Paylikowski and David Cantu are the co-founders of HotSchedules, the company behind GoHire. They incorporated HotSchedules back in 1999 with a view to provide solutions for restaurants that can help them to be more efficient and productive. The company is currently a part of Red Book Connect, a big cloud-based technology innovator.

Average Rating -

The rating of GoHire is 4.3 stars out of 5. The rating is based on ITQlick expert review.

Typical Customers

GoHire is best for restaurants that are looking for an affordable recruiting solution to help them get better qualified applicants. The solution can help you to organize and simplify job recruiting processes and then to get them on-board. Roger Brown’s and The Cove Tavern and Whiskndale Hospitality are some of the clients of GoHire.

Features

GoHire offers a complete recruitment solution with automated paperless recruiting and applicant tracking features. The solution is completely web-based which means you can get access to the software from anytime, anywhere.

The software offers a job template library, applicant tracking, tax credit screening, job advertising, applicant screening and background screening feature for hiring process.

The on-boarding part offers e-verify, federal W-4 and I-9 forms, tax credit forms, signed offer letters, benefits enrollment, EEOC data, direct deposit enrollment and other signed documents.

The full-service recruiting offered by this tool can help you to create job descriptions, post job advertisements on job boards and submit candidates to your inbox. The customer support system offered by GoHire offers 24/7 automated help, live bilingual support 7 days a week, GetSatisfaction forum and toll-free phone support. It can be also integrated with many payroll systems.

GoHire 5 Pros

  • GoHire’s paperless hiring and onboarding solution features are specifically designed for restaurants
  • GoHire’s hiring and onboarding solution is completely web-based and can be accessed from anytime, anywhere
  • The hiring and onboarding solution of GoHire offers a Mac OS compatible version
  • The hiring solution offered by this tool is perfect for single stores as well as multiple location based stores
  • The hiring and on-boarding software offers 24x7 hour automated help and GetSatisfaction forum as customer support

GoHire 2 Cons

  • GoHire doesn’t offer any 24/7 hour phone support or live chat support which can be a problem for some users
  • GoHire doesn’t offer any mobile dedicated app for iOS, Android or RIM-BlackBerry devices

Competitors & Alternatives

Some of the main competitors for GoHire are Zoho Recruit and Appliview.

Zoho Recruit is a cloud based recruitment system that manages the complete applicant tracking cycle. Its features include candidate management, job listing services & online job portals, as well as workflow automation to map the candidate approval process. Other options include resume parsers to retrieve key information for candidate qualification templates, and analytic tools to monitor the recruitment process performance and identify high performing job service listings. The product can also be customized to meet the recruitment process needs.

GoHire on the other hand addresses both recruitment and onboarding of selected candidates. In addition to the features available in Zoho Recruit it also provides background screening services to verify candidates’ qualifications & experience, as well as electronic offers & acceptance with support for electronic signatures as well.

Appliview in comparison supports social media as a platform for engagement & recruitment of potential candidates. Additionally the product has an intelligent scoring system which rates candidates on a variety of factors including skills, qualifications, interviews and technical assessments. Appliview is also readily integrated with Microsoft Outlook to handle candidate communications, and is able to link the same to their job profiles to provide one combined view of all candidate information.

While GoHire does not support these features, as part of its onboarding system it can also handle benefits enrollment, tax registration services as well as employment policy compliance management. The product also provides a repository of job descriptions which can be modified to meet specific company requirements.

GoHire Pricing Information

The cost of license starting from $60 per month. The experts at ITQlick has reviewed GoHire pricing and gave the software a total cost of ownership (TCO) rating of 2.2 out of 10. Custom price cost for your business is available upon request.

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GoHire Categories

Budgeting & CPM
Costing
Financial reporting
Data Analysis Tools
Applicant Tracking
Employee Engagement
Employee Scheduling
HR Analytics
Recruiting Agency
HR Department
Workforce Management
Scheduling

Specifications

Company:
Address: Austin, TX 78730, United States
Customers: Small business, Medium business, Large business
Business Area: Cross Business Areas
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Operating Systems: Mac OS, Windows, Linux

GoHire Features

Appraisal Performance
Benefits Administration
HR Management
LMS
Performance Record
Recruiting
Timesheet
Applicant Tracking
Document Management
Email Integration
Email Notifications
Mobile Access
Recruiting Management
Recruiting Management
Resume Database

GoHire Vs. Alternatives

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91/100
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