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Overview

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BambooHR brings all your employee, payroll, time, and benefit information together in one place, giving you the data accuracy,...

Time-saving rota & HR software that helps SMEs put their people first and drive their business forward. Take a free trial now.

  • Platforms supported
  • Web-based
  • iPhone app
  • Android app
  • Windows Phone app
  • Typical customers
  • Freelancers
  • Small businesses
  • Mid size businesses
  • Large enterprises
  • Customer support
  • Phone
  • Online
  • Knowledge base
  • Video tutorials
  • Platforms supported
  • Web-based
  • iPhone app
  • Android app
  • Windows Phone app
  • Typical customers
  • Freelancers
  • Small businesses
  • Mid size businesses
  • Large enterprises
  • Customer support
  • Phone
  • Online
  • Knowledge base
  • Video tutorials

Video & Screenshots

Pricing

Starting from

250

Per month

  • Free trial available
  • Credit cardless trial
  • Free account
  • Subscription based

Starting from

18

Per month

  • Free trial available
  • Credit cardless trial
  • Free account
  • Subscription based

User reviews

4.6

2.8K

5

4

3

2

1

1.8K

833

106

19

11

  • Value for money
  • Ease of use
  • Features
  • Customer support
97%
would recommend this app

4.5

38

5

4

3

2

1

21

15

1

0

1

  • Value for money
  • Ease of use
  • Features
  • Customer support
97%
would recommend this app

Pros

The software is clean and simple and serves as a great resource for company information, coworker contacts, and a comprehensive company calendar outlining anniversaries, birthdays, and days off.
I hadn't used it until my current company and I am really happy to be able to utilize it. There are so many great features and I love it.
BambooHR has some great integrations (Slack, for instance) that allow me to see when my co-workers are out of the office or even celebrating an anniversary or birthday.

Pros

For a small monthly payment, I now have the perfect system for my needs. I have been very impressed with the product and the technical support.
Its UI is easy to use and the featureset is constantly expanding. Their support team is fabulous and answers our minimal questions very fast and with ease.
Good integration with third party systems like Rota Cloud and Safety Cloud. Very good support including self service for managers and staff.

Cons

Some of the updates would cause havoc on the system and delay some of our onboarding.
The only con I have noticed is from guys in HR complaining that it does not provide in-house payroll management.
At times I struggle with the signing portion of documents.

Cons

They illegally charged my account after cancelling their poor restrictive platform. I have emailed for resolution or explanation and been ignored.
There is no drag and drop functionality, integration with Office 365 or CRM and data cannot be exported en masses.
I also find it frustrating that the recruitment section does not seem to tell you an overview of how to use it, but you almost have to post something to work it out.
  • Vendor responds to reviews
  • Last review7 days ago
  • Vendor responds to reviews
  • Last review3 months ago

Key features

  • Total features138
  • 360 Degree Feedback
  • 401(k) Tracking
  • API
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Activity/News Feed
  • Ad hoc Reporting
  • Alerts/Escalation
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Applicant Tracking
  • Application Management
  • Approval Process Control
  • Archiving & Retention
  • Attendance Management
  • Attendance Tracking
  • Audit Trail
  • Automatic Time Capture
  • Benefits Dashboard
  • Benefits Management
  • Billable & Non-Billable Hours
  • Calendar Management
  • Candidate Management
  • Candidate Profiles
  • Candidate Tracking
  • Career Development
  • Careers Page
  • Clock In/Out
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Commenting/Notes
  • Compensation Management
  • Configurable Workflow
  • Customizable Branding
  • Customizable Fields
  • Customizable Forms
  • Customizable Reports
  • Customizable Templates
  • Dashboard
  • Data Import/Export
  • Data Visualization
  • Deduction Management
  • Direct Deposit
  • Disability Insurance Administration
  • Document Management
  • Document Storage
  • Electronic Forms
  • Electronic Signature
  • Email Templates
  • Employee Benefits Administration
  • Employee Database
  • Employee Directory
  • Employee Engagement
  • Employee Management
  • Employee Onboarding
  • Employee Portal
  • Employee Profiles
  • Employee Self Service
  • Employee Time Tracking
  • Engagement Tracking
  • Event Calendar
  • File Sharing
  • Goal Management
  • Goal Setting/Tracking
  • HIPAA Compliant
  • HR Management
  • HSA/FSA Administration
  • Health Insurance Administration
  • Internal HR
  • Interview Management
  • Job Application Management
  • Job Board
  • Job Description Management
  • Job Posting
  • Job Requisition
  • Labor Forecasting
  • Learning & Development
  • Leave Tracking
  • Life Insurance Administration
  • Mass Notifications
  • Mobile Access
  • Mobile App
  • Multi-Language
  • Multi-State
  • Negative Feedback Management
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Onboarding
  • Ongoing Performance Tracking
  • Online Benefits Enrollment
  • Online Time Tracking
  • Organizational Charting
  • Orientation Workflow Management
  • Overtime Calculation
  • Payroll Management
  • Payroll Reporting
  • Peer Appraisals
  • Performance Appraisal
  • Performance Management
  • Performance Metrics
  • Performance Review Management
  • Pipeline Management
  • Policy Management
  • Project Time Tracking
  • Pulse Surveys
  • Question Library
  • Real-Time Analytics
  • Real-Time Reporting
  • Recruitment Management
  • Reminders
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Reporting/Analytics
  • Resume Database
  • Resume Search
  • Resume Storage
  • Retirement Plan Management
  • Review Cycle Tracking
  • Role-Based Permissions
  • Search/Filter
  • Secure Data Storage
  • Self Assessment
  • Self Service Portal
  • Sick Leave Tracking
  • Single Sign On
  • Skills Tracking
  • Surveys & Feedback
  • Talent Acquisition
  • Talent Management
  • Task Management
  • Tax Compliance
  • Team Calendars
  • Third-Party Integrations
  • Time Off Management
  • Time Off Requests
  • Time Tracking
  • Timesheet Management
  • Training Management
  • Trend Analysis
  • Turnover Tracking
  • Vacation/Leave Tracking
  • Variable Workforce
  • Visual Analytics
  • W-2 Preparation
  • Wage Garnishment
  • Workflow Management
  • Total features47
  • 360 Degree Feedback
  • 401(k) Tracking
  • API
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Activity/News Feed
  • Ad hoc Reporting
  • Alerts/Escalation
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Applicant Tracking
  • Application Management
  • Approval Process Control
  • Archiving & Retention
  • Attendance Management
  • Attendance Tracking
  • Audit Trail
  • Automatic Time Capture
  • Benefits Dashboard
  • Benefits Management
  • Billable & Non-Billable Hours
  • Calendar Management
  • Candidate Management
  • Candidate Profiles
  • Candidate Tracking
  • Career Development
  • Careers Page
  • Clock In/Out
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Commenting/Notes
  • Compensation Management
  • Configurable Workflow
  • Customizable Branding
  • Customizable Fields
  • Customizable Forms
  • Customizable Reports
  • Customizable Templates
  • Dashboard
  • Data Import/Export
  • Data Visualization
  • Deduction Management
  • Direct Deposit
  • Disability Insurance Administration
  • Document Management
  • Document Storage
  • Electronic Forms
  • Electronic Signature
  • Email Templates
  • Employee Benefits Administration
  • Employee Database
  • Employee Directory
  • Employee Engagement
  • Employee Management
  • Employee Onboarding
  • Employee Portal
  • Employee Profiles
  • Employee Self Service
  • Employee Time Tracking
  • Engagement Tracking
  • Event Calendar
  • File Sharing
  • Goal Management
  • Goal Setting/Tracking
  • HIPAA Compliant
  • HR Management
  • HSA/FSA Administration
  • Health Insurance Administration
  • Internal HR
  • Interview Management
  • Job Application Management
  • Job Board
  • Job Description Management
  • Job Posting
  • Job Requisition
  • Labor Forecasting
  • Learning & Development
  • Leave Tracking
  • Life Insurance Administration
  • Mass Notifications
  • Mobile Access
  • Mobile App
  • Multi-Language
  • Multi-State
  • Negative Feedback Management
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Onboarding
  • Ongoing Performance Tracking
  • Online Benefits Enrollment
  • Online Time Tracking
  • Organizational Charting
  • Orientation Workflow Management
  • Overtime Calculation
  • Payroll Management
  • Payroll Reporting
  • Peer Appraisals
  • Performance Appraisal
  • Performance Management
  • Performance Metrics
  • Performance Review Management
  • Pipeline Management
  • Policy Management
  • Project Time Tracking
  • Pulse Surveys
  • Question Library
  • Real-Time Analytics
  • Real-Time Reporting
  • Recruitment Management
  • Reminders
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Reporting/Analytics
  • Resume Database
  • Resume Search
  • Resume Storage
  • Retirement Plan Management
  • Review Cycle Tracking
  • Role-Based Permissions
  • Search/Filter
  • Secure Data Storage
  • Self Assessment
  • Self Service Portal
  • Sick Leave Tracking
  • Single Sign On
  • Skills Tracking
  • Surveys & Feedback
  • Talent Acquisition
  • Talent Management
  • Task Management
  • Tax Compliance
  • Team Calendars
  • Third-Party Integrations
  • Time Off Management
  • Time Off Requests
  • Time Tracking
  • Timesheet Management
  • Training Management
  • Trend Analysis
  • Turnover Tracking
  • Vacation/Leave Tracking
  • Variable Workforce
  • Visual Analytics
  • W-2 Preparation
  • Wage Garnishment
  • Workflow Management

Integrations

  • Total integrations470
  • ADP Workforce Now
  • BambooHR
  • Gmail
  • Google Calendar
  • Google Workspace
  • Greenhouse
  • Indeed
  • LinkedIn for Business
  • Meta for Business
  • Microsoft 365
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Okta
  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • Slack
  • Workable
  • Workday HCM
  • Xero
  • Zapier
  • iCIMS Talent Cloud
  • Total integrations8
  • ADP Workforce Now
  • BambooHR
  • Gmail
  • Google Calendar
  • Google Workspace
  • Greenhouse
  • Indeed
  • LinkedIn for Business
  • Meta for Business
  • Microsoft 365
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Okta
  • SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite
  • Slack
  • Workable
  • Workday HCM
  • Xero
  • Zapier
  • iCIMS Talent Cloud