Smart vs Dumb Chatbots: Why you Should Invest in a True Conversational AI Platform for Your Staffing Firm

Andrew KimmellAI, Bots

You’ve probably been hearing people talk about artificial intelligence for the past few years. And let’s be honest, sometimes it felt like the talk was a lot more exciting than the tech.  Fully autonomous cars have felt like a pipe dream, a lot of chatbots out there are still frustrating to chat with, and the robots can’t even figure out … Read More

3 Staffing Engine Customers Featured in the 2022 Fastest-Growing US Staffing Firms

Andrew KimmellPress, Recruiting Acceleration

The 2022 fastest-growing staffing firms list from SIA is officially out and we’re proud to share that three firms that made the list are powered by Staffing Engine. Two Staffing Engine customers made the top ten, Partners Personel and Lead Healthstaff!   Partners Personel made the list at an impressive #4 spot with a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 125.2% … Read More

Why Staffing Firms Are Having Trouble with Chatbots and More in The 2022 Staffing Technology Report

Jay CutlerAI, Live Chat, Recruiting Acceleration, Staffing and Recruiting and Talent Tech Labs recently released their 2022 Staffing Technology Report, and it is a must-read if you’re in the industry. They surveyed 100+ staffing operators & leaders about their processes, challenges, and effectiveness, all to answer one question: What does it take to become a modern staffing firm? It’s a very comprehensive report, but one thing that stuck … Read More

Why Your Staffing Website Needs a Chatbot

Andrew KimmellAI, Bots, Staffing and Recruiting

This post originally appeared on the Candidately Blog by Jan Jedlinski, Co-Founder & CEO at Candidately Chatbots are like virtual agents, in that they are both dialogue-based software which answers questions based on pre-programmed inquiries. Although, virtual agents are a lot more complex than a chatbot. Chatbots, in contrast to virtual agents, scan for pre-defined phrases and filter their responses … Read More

How Pyramid Consulting Group, LLC Doubled Website Leads with Staffing Engine

Andrew KimmellCase Study, Recruiting Acceleration

Pyramid Consulting Group, LLC (PCG) is a New York City based staffing firm specializing in a ​​wide variety of verticals, including Fashion, HR, Administrative, Finance, Marketing, and more. Prior to partnering with Staffing Engine, PCG had implemented a chatbot with the goal of engaging visitors in real-time on their website. The only problem: none of their conversations were converting to become actual … Read More

Focus of Georgia Partners with Staffing Engine to Redesign Chatbot Conversations and 2x Website Leads

Andrew KimmellCase Study, Customer Experience, Recruiting Acceleration

Since early 1994, Focus of Georgia has been staffing metro Atlanta and the state of Georgia with admin/clerical, call center, technical, and accounting/finance positions. The Focus team had an existing chatbot on their website but felt there was room for improvement. The integration with their ATS Bullhorn was lightweight and the contacts they were connecting with weren’t always fully qualified. Rene Beach, who … Read More

Partners Personnel Invests in Staffing Engine, CEO Paul Sorensen to Join Board of Directors

Andrew KimmellPress

Press Release – SANTA BARBARA, Calif. and BOULDER, Colo. July 7, 2022 Partners Personnel announced today that it has made a significant minority investment in Staffing Engine Inc., which has built a suite of Conversational AI bots and workflows to create the world’s first Recruiting Acceleration Platform™ for staffing agencies and firms. In conjunction with the investment, Partners CEO Paul Sorensen has joined the Board … Read More

Introducing Engine Alerts: Recruit Faster with Real-Time Bullhorn Notifications

Andrew KimmellBullhorn, Recruiting Acceleration, Tech Stack

If you’ve ever worked in staffing then the phrase “Time kills all deals” is very familiar to you.  Minutes can be the difference between a lost opportunity and a placement. This might sound like an exaggeration, but how many times have you talked to a candidate about a job and they reluctantly tell you that another firm just submitted them?   … Read More

Recruiting Automation is Now Standard, Time to Accelerate: Our Takeaways from Bullhorn Engage 2022

Andrew KimmellAI, Bullhorn, Customer Experience, Recruiting Acceleration

Engage Boston was a huge hit for Staffing Engine! The team went to a game at Fenway Park, met up with customers and partners, and had a great time at the first in-person Engage in three years. As the keynotes and sessions started to kick off, we could tell there was a buzz about some very important trends and topics … Read More

​​2022 State of Staffing Benchmarking Report from Staffing Hub

Andrew KimmellGrowth, Tech Stack

Our friends over at Staffing Hub just launched the 2022 State of Staffing Benchmarking Report.  Each year they go out and survey staffing professionals and also members of the workforce to understand the current state of the industry and how the most successful staffing firms are connecting with candidates and clients. We were incredibly excited to see that fast-growth agencies … Read More