TextUs Secures Series B Funding to Fuel Growth of Leading Business Texting and Real-Time Communication Software Platform

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We’re excited to announce the initial close of our Series B funding round. The new equity plus expanded debt facility gives TextUs $5MM of additional capital to grow our business. We’ll invest the capital in expanding our voice and text products, cementing our market leadership in the staffing sector, growing our team, and keeping our customers happy.  In today’s on-demand … Read More

Introducing Our First Webinar of the Year: How to Perfect Your Staffing Tech Stack in 2020

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We’re excited to host our first webinar of the year, How to Perfect Your Tech Stack in 2020. It’ll take place next Friday, January 31st, at 11 am MST.   In this webinar, you’ll learn about the latest tech stack solutions that help you grow your staffing firm faster and while over 800 staffing firms use TextUs and our marketplace partners. … Read More

Bullhorn Acquires Herefish to Help Accelerate Automation of Staffing Processes

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We don’t usually share press releases, but we’re really excited that our partners, Bullhorn and Herefish, are joining forces. BOSTON – JANUARY 8, 2020 – Bullhorn®, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, today announced that it has acquired Herefish, a provider of automation solutions for staffing firms. As part of Bullhorn’s goal to … Read More

The Anatomy of a Good Business Text Message

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If you’re like most people, you’ve been writing business emails and making professional phone calls for most of your career. You’ve likely developed shorthands, techniques, and even templates to make your outreach as successful as possible.  Business text messaging is a new frontier for many people. And though 64% of consumers want businesses to reach out by text, many companies … Read More

Our Most-Read Articles of the Decade

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As we look back on the 2010s, we’ve learned a lot, shared a lot of our learning, and connected with some great partners along the way. We’re grateful for how we’ve grown and wanted to give a little back.  So here are our most-read articles — ever. You’ll see texting templates for sales and recruiting, comprehensive guides on how to … Read More

3 Ways to Collect Phone Numbers to Start Texting for Business

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We hear it all the time: you know text messaging is the way to get ahold of hard-to-reach contacts and start the conversations that close deals.  But, your database has been built on email outreach, and you don’t have the mobile numbers you need to connect over text. Moving to a real-time communication strategy takes a little change in thinking … Read More

Case Study: Why 16% of Red House Recruitment’s Placements Start With TextUs

TextUs TeamBusiness Texting, Case Study, Customer Story, Staffing and Recruiting

Red House Recruitment is a close-knit team, specializing in permanent recruitment for the automotive industry. Whether their finding talent who will take a client to the next level or finding a game-changing position for a candidate, they make it their mission to provide exceptional service and go the extra mile in all they do. So, when they realized they had … Read More

Make the Shift From Promotional to Conversational: TextUs CMO Andrew Kimmell Featured on the Conversational Marketing Podcast

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Our CMO Andrew Kimmell was recently on the Conversational Marketing Podcast. He talks with hosts Sara Pion and Sammi Reinstein about why text messaging is a strictly conversational channel, text-enabling your business number, and the megatrend that’s sweeping through the business landscape. Check out some clips of his podcast below, as Andrew breaks down how to build a conversational approach … Read More

Boost Your Team’s Productivity by 10x Using a Real-Time Communication Workflow with TextUs Click-to-Call

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You’ve likely noticed the major sea change in the way we communicate in the past few years. Your cold calls go unanswered. You’ve stopped answering calls from people you don’t know.  You don’t even call your friends and family without texting to make sure it’s a convenient time to talk. The on-demand economy, an always-on society, and the rise of … Read More