Case Study: How Temp Talent Recruiters Save Time and Get Ahold of Candidates Faster with TextUs

TextUs TeamBullhorn, Case Study

For Temp Talent, a boutique staffing firm headquartered in Sydney, Australia, speed is crucial. Theirs is a fast-moving business — and speed to placement is essential for keeping their candidates and clients happy.  Temp Talent was already ahead of the game in adopting text messaging as part of their recruiting process. People weren’t answering phone calls anymore, so text messaging … Read More

How to Recruit in Real Time and 10x Productivity with TextUs & Bullhorn [WEBINAR]

TextUs TeamBullhorn, Business Texting, real-time communication, Webinar

We’re excited to announce our latest webinar, Recruit in Real Time: Learn How to 10x Productivity with TextUs & Bullhorn. Join us on Tuesday, March 24th, at 1 pm EST.   In this webinar, Josh Berndt, our Director of Enterprise Sales, will be joined by Ahad Bhaiji, Solutions Consultant at Bullhorn — they’ll show you how TextUs and Bullhorn can help … Read More

Case Study: How LRS Healthcare Simplified Compliance and Increased Placements with TextUs

TextUs TeamBullhorn, Case Studies

LRS Healthcare is a healthcare staffing company that prides itself on being available for their travelers 24 hours a day. They’re not paying lip service to an idea of a supportive recruiter — they know that travel healthcare professionals are often out on their own in a new location and their recruiters are more than just headhunters — they’re friends. … Read More

The Give, Give, Give, Ask Strategy: How to Build Trust Using Text Messaging for Business [with Templates]

Andrew KimmellBusiness Texting, conversational text messaging, real-time communication, real-time communication strategy, The Wave Model of Growth

Think about how you communicate to build relationships — not with leads and customers but with your friends and family.  First, if you’re like most people, you don’t even “cold call” your closest friends anymore. Instead, you text first to see if now would be a good time to talk. Second, you likely don’t ask for help, favors, advice, and … Read More

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

TextUs TeamBusiness Texting, Press, real-time communication

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

TextUs TeamStaffing and Recruiting, Staffing Tech Stack Alliance, Webinar

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

TextUs TeamBullhorn, Herefish, Press, Staffing and Recruiting

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

TextUs TeamBusiness Texting, Templates

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

TextUs TeamBusiness Texting, real-time communication

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

TextUs TeamBusiness Texting

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