Talentsquare Review - why 4.3 stars?

Talentsquare Review
ITQlick Score: 75/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.3/5)
Pricing: 3/10 - low cost
Category: Talent Management -> Talentsquare
Ranking:Ranked 30 out of 49 Talent Management systems
Company: Talentsquare
Pricing: starts at $85 per user/month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: Talentsquare pricing, Talentsquare alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Feb 19, 2021

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What is Talentsquare?

Talentsquare is a web based applicant tracking solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such services as sourcing and screening, interview and workflow management, and tracking etc. The software was designed and launched by Alpsquare headquartered in Belgium.

What is Talentsquare rating? ()

The rating of Talentsquare is 4.3 stars out of 5 and the total score is 75 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Talentsquare's typical customers?

The software is flexible and extensive enough to meet the varying needs of all business sizes. It can be deployed in any major industry for time tracking services. So far the software has found deployment in such domains as financial service, technology and software development, automation and manufacturing, media and publishing, and others.

Is Talentsquare the best Talent Management?

Talentsquare is ranked 30 out of 49 software in their category (Talent Management systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

Core sourcing and screening capabilities offered by the software include assessment tests, advanced search, candidate database, and resume parser. The software allows posting and promotion of jobs on respective websites for targeted candidates. It also facilitates collaborative hiring and defining of different team roles. An application portal is offered for the tracking of featured applicants and comments.

Interview and workflow related features of the software include candidate evaluation forms, email record, manager portal, task assignment, and user groups. The software offers tracking and reporting capabilities of custom reports and employee tracking.

Who are their main alternatives?

TrackerRMS provides a cloud based solution for recruitment. Its features include LinkedIn integration for candidate search, candidate portals for job applications, candidate management through the selection process, mobile access of the application as well as dashboards & KPIs to track recruitment performance.

In comparison Talentsquare provides an applicant tracking system together with a job promotion feature that accesses numerous online job boards & social networks to expand the pool of candidates to be contacted. Talentsquare also provides collaboration tools for recruiters, external sourcing companies and HR managers to work together to obtain the best talent for a given requirement. These features are not currently available in Tracker RMS.

Additionally TrackerRMS provides pricing packages based on functions such as sales, project, support or enterprise. While Talentsquare offers its base product for free, and only charges its customers for advanced features such as social media and job board advertising. Customers can choose one or both options based on their requirements.

Then there is BirdDog Recruitment software which offers a company branded career page for prospective employees to search and apply for open positions. It also offers an option for integrated video interviewing which is not available with Talentsquare.

There is also an unlimited amount of postings allowed to job boards & social networks as well as business referral networks as well. Finally BirdDog provides an option to do background checks on potential candidates, as well as provides a Source Assist option to assist customers to optimize their job listings and outreach so as to get the best talent. Currently Talentsquare does not address these areas.

What is the cost of Talentsquare?

The cost of license starts at $85 per user/month. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 3 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Talentsquare

What should you ask Talentsquare during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Talentsquare and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Talentsquare in action.

Is it the right software for you?

2 plans are available; the Starter plan which is free of cost and the Professional plan with a price of 39 euros per month/user, with a minimum of 10 users.

List of categories

Self-Service Portal
Human Resources
Applicant Sources & Marketplace
Applicant Tracking
Recruiting Agency
Workforce Management
Job management

List of features

Employee Self-Service
Recruiting Management
Resume Database
Applicant Tracking

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.