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Emerge Alternatives

How do Emerge alternatives compare?

HireRight and betterplace stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing Emerge to its top 100 alternatives, BambooHR has the highest rating, with Breezy as the runner-up, and Emerge ranking 45th place. ApplicantStack has the most reviews with a total of 1,390, while Emerge has 30. Users say Breezy tops the list for value for money followed by Zoho Recruit, while Emerge comes in 70th. Users also say BambooHR and Breezy are the easiest to use, while Emerge takes 45th place.

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Top 100 Alternatives & Competitors to Emerge

HireRight

5.0
(3)

Pre-employment screening & eligibility verification platform

Features

Total

15

31

37

features in common

15

features in common

HireRight's unique features

  • Employment Eligibility Verification

  • Monitoring

  • Risk Assessment

  • Email Alerts

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Instant Check

  • Document Review

betterplace

(0)

Employee management life cycle platform

Features

Total

11

42

37

features in common

11

features in common

betterplace's unique features

  • Benefits Management

  • Employee Profiles

  • Compensation Management

  • Configurable Workflow

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Background Screening

  • Chat/Messaging

Asurint

4.2
(6)

Background screening products & services

Features

Total

12

19

37

features in common

12

features in common

Asurint's unique features

  • Employee Database

  • Employment Eligibility Verification

  • Built-In Database

  • Order Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Document Review

Veremark

4.8
(11)

Global background checks that are fast, accurate & secure

Features

Total

14

35

37

features in common

14

features in common

Veremark's unique features

  • Survey Builder

  • HR Management

  • Resume Database

  • Assignment Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Applicant Tracking

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Employee Onboarding

  • Document Review

Starting from

$15/month

Value for money

4.9

0.1

5.0

What users say about Veremark's value for money

Very easy to use, and useful to be able to set up different criteria so checks can be adapted. Good to be able to check progress, clear format and easy to view.

LB

Laura B.

I have been extremely impressed with the quality of checks we have been able to obtain and how easy it has been to customize to suit our business.

kw

kirby w.

Checkr

4.8
(32)

Background screening solution for small to large businesses

Features

Total

14

28

37

features in common

14

features in common

Checkr's unique features

  • Employee Portal

  • Summary Reports

  • Screening Services Integration

  • Monitoring

Emerge's unique features

  • Real Time Reporting

  • Benchmarking

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Reference Checking

Value for money

4.7

0.3

5.0

What users say about Checkr's value for money

I can log into People on Planning Center and will go to the volunteers profile in People and then execute the background check from the view. It's awesome and a perfect perk to using planning center.

JC

James C.

Checkr is great and gives great reports whenever the background checks come back. Helpful to manage our volunteers who require a background check.

RW

Rachel W.

Good Egg

4.6
(52)

Background screening solution for businesses of all sizes

Features

Total

14

24

37

features in common

14

features in common

Good Egg's unique features

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Screening Services Integration

  • Email Invitations & Reminders

  • Real-time Updates

Emerge's unique features

  • Real Time Reporting

  • Tenant Screening

  • Internal HR

  • Document Review

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about Good Egg's value for money

They proactively reach out to see if everything is as expected. Sending the checks is super easy and no one that had to fill them had issues, so that was a great and refreshing experience.

Hugo D.

I have had a great experience with Good Egg so far. They have been very helpful when we have questions and concerns, and the price is the reason we switched in the first place, so that is a plus.

JR

James R.

Vitay

5.0
(13)

Reference checking and talent feedback for recruiters

Features

Total

9

35

37

features in common

9

features in common

Vitay's unique features

  • Mobile Access

  • Progress Tracking

  • Survey Builder

  • Bulk Reference Request

Emerge's unique features

  • Document Review

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Data Verification

  • Status Tracking

UniCourt

5.0
(1)

One Portal to Access Court Records & Legal Data

Features

Total

13

66

37

features in common

13

features in common

UniCourt's unique features

  • Data Blending

  • Data Capture and Transfer

  • Self-Service Search

  • Data Aggregation and Publishing

Emerge's unique features

  • Applicant Tracking

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Document Review

Certn

4.8
(76)

International online background check provider

Features

Total

14

18

37

features in common

14

features in common

Certn's unique features

  • Screening Services Integration

  • ID Scanning

  • Summary Reports

  • Employment Eligibility Verification

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Benchmarking

Value for money

4.7

0.3

5.0

What users say about Certn's value for money

We have mostly enjoyed our experience with Certn, and when we didn't, their customer service team did their best to rectify it within a very reasonable time. I would recommend Certn to any business.

TR

Tayjah R.

My mind is at ease when using their services. I also really appreciate the friendly service, when I have had questions in the very beginning, the online help was easy and quick to use.

SM

Shima M.

Fama

5.0
(3)

The world's largest social media screening company.

Features

Total

15

37

37

features in common

15

features in common

Fama's unique features

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Website Analytics

  • Screening Services Integration

  • EEOC Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Real Time Reporting

  • Benchmarking

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Reference Checking

ScreeningCanada

4.9
(34)

Background screening platform for Canadian businesses

Features

Total

19

33

37

features in common

19

features in common

ScreeningCanada's unique features

  • ID Scanning

  • Reminders

  • Workflow Management

  • Screening Services Integration

Emerge's unique features

  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning

  • Benchmarking

  • Employee Onboarding

  • Competency Management

Value for money

4.9

0.1

5.0

What users say about ScreeningCanada's value for money

Our Talent Acquisition team and candidate experiences are dramatically improved from our previous service provider, the cost is competitive and we're proud to recommend the services to others.

MP

Michael P.

ScreeningCanada is easy to deal with, their software works great and their team is responsive to any questions I have.

JC

Jason C.

GoodHire

4.8
(108)

Simply better background checks - for you & your candidates

Features

Total

8

11

37

features in common

8

features in common

GoodHire's unique features

  • Candidate Management

  • Screening Services Integration

  • Workflow Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Benchmarking

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Candidate Tracking

  • Application Management

Starting from

$29.99

Value for money

4.7

0.3

5.0

What users say about GoodHire's value for money

My overall experience has been fantastic. Everything has been streamlined and become so much more efficient, just the sheer hours saved over the course of the year is far worth the investment.

JB

Joleen B.

What I like most about good hire is that you can have the applicant fill in their information.

Bernadette T.

Orange Tree

(0)

Background check software that integrates with ATS systems

Features

Total

11

22

37

features in common

11

features in common

Orange Tree's unique features

  • HR Management

  • Email Templates

  • Employment Eligibility Verification

  • Alerts/Notifications

Emerge's unique features

  • Reference Checking

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Real Time Data

  • Employee Onboarding

Sterling

4.3
(15)

Technology-enabled background check service

Features

Total

14

33

37

features in common

14

features in common

Sterling's unique features

  • SMS Messaging

  • Client Portal

  • Mobile Signature Capture

  • Customizable Categories

Emerge's unique features

  • Applicant Tracking

  • Tenant Screening

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Document Review

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about Sterling's value for money

I have had more success than not and I do like the way the reports are listed. It's very clear cut and concise.

Sharyn S.

If you have a problem or one is taking forever to come back, it is next to impossible to contact them. There is no customer service.

CA

Carter A.

SwiftCheck

4.7
(14)

Cloud-based platform for conducting background checks

Features

Total

15

21

37

features in common

15

features in common

SwiftCheck's unique features

  • Historical Reporting

  • Certification Tracking

  • Employment Eligibility Verification

  • Screening Services Integration

Emerge's unique features

  • Applicant Tracking

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Internal HR

  • Benchmarking

Starting from

$1

Value for money

4.8

0.2

5.0

What users say about SwiftCheck's value for money

Their staff members are so friendly and they operate quickly. I love that we have someone specific to contact in case we need help with something.

CS

Caitlin S.

The customer service team is great with answering emails/calls in a timely manner and helps resolve any issues that occur.

CS

Caitlin S.

Zinc

4.8
(16)

Automated reference checking solution

Features

Total

11

32

37

features in common

11

features in common

Zinc's unique features

  • Member Accounts

  • Survey Library

  • Question Library

  • Reminders

Emerge's unique features

  • Applicant Tracking

  • Tenant Screening

  • Real Time Data

  • Employee Onboarding

Value for money

4.8

0.2

5.0

What users say about Zinc's value for money

Seamless Greenhouse integration, flawless support, innovative approach, fantastic flexibility.

SB

Sarah B.

We're using it to reference between first and second interview. I was worried about candidate pushback but haven't really received any.

SB

Sarah B.

Checkmate

4.8
(16)

Candidate reference checking and verification

Features

Total

9

31

37

features in common

9

features in common

Checkmate 's unique features

  • Bulk Reference Request

  • Reminders

  • Employment Eligibility Verification

  • Screening Services Integration

Emerge's unique features

  • Benchmarking

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Competency Management

  • Onboarding

Clairiti

4.6
(31)

Background screening and employee assessment solution

Features

Total

18

36

37

features in common

18

features in common

Clairiti's unique features

  • Enrollments/Onboarding

  • Reminders

  • Secure Login

  • Transaction History

Emerge's unique features

  • Recruiting Firms

  • Document Review

  • Chat/Messaging

  • Applicant Tracking

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about Clairiti's value for money

We love the accessibility and usability of the portal, that helps our customers to quickly take care of their needs.

BB

Byron B.

The ease of use is amazing. It makes the business of background checks and drug screening so much more manageable than other platforms.

DC

Diane C.

CoreScreening

4.7
(15)

Background check and drug screening platform

Features

Total

6

7

37

features in common

6

features in common

CoreScreening's unique feature

  • Screening Services Integration

Emerge's unique features

  • Benchmarking

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • CRM

  • Application Management

Value for money

4.5

0.5

5.0

What users say about CoreScreening's value for money

Each experience with Corescreening customer service has been wonderful - they are responsive, considerate and they follow through.

AT

Amanda T.

I have to manage 2 parishes and its a bit complicated having to switch pages before submitting a background check, if I forget, the wrong parish will be charged and cannot be changed.

OO

Olivia O.

RentSafe

(0)

Designed by Property Managers for Property Managers.

Features

Total

13

44

37

features in common

13

features in common

RentSafe's unique features

  • Faculty/Staff Management

  • Vacancy Management

  • Residential Leases

  • Fraud Detection

Emerge's unique features

  • Recruiting Firms

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Benchmarking

IntelliCorp

(0)

Background screening software for various industries

Features

Total

6

8

37

features in common

6

features in common

IntelliCorp's unique features

  • Employment Eligibility Verification

  • Screening Services Integration

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Batch Processing

  • Status Tracking

Employment Hero

4.6
(142)

Connecting employers and employees in the new world of work

Features

Total

15

144

37

features in common

15

features in common

Employment Hero's unique features

  • 401(k) Tracking

  • Electronic Forms

  • Payroll Management

  • Online Benefits Enrollment

Emerge's unique features

  • Recruiting Firms

  • Tenant Screening

  • CRM

  • Document Review

Starting from

$7/month

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about Employment Hero's value for money

Even the free version is excellent. The ability to send electronic employment contracts is fantastic.

OS

Oliver S.

Employment Hero is super easy to use. The instant benefit we received was taking our onboarding and HR to a system with paperless processes.

MB

Malin B.

Xref

4.7
(72)

Before you hire, check with Xref.

Features

Total

8

28

37

features in common

8

features in common

Xref's unique features

  • Bulk Reference Request

  • Employee Portal

  • Fraud Detection

  • Survey Library

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Candidate Tracking

  • Self Service Portal

Value for money

4.5

0.5

5.0

What users say about Xref's value for money

Provides for greater accuracy and integrity of the reference check process. Excellent support and customer care from the XREF team.

PK

Peter K.

The ease of use, flexibility afforded to referee's, time saved over manual processes as well as the support from the team has also been great.

MQ

Matthew Q.

Paycom

4.4
(604)

Cloud-based human capital management (HCM) software

Features

Total

13

116

37

features in common

13

features in common

Paycom's unique features

  • 360 Degree Feedback

  • Electronic Forms

  • Video Conferencing

  • eLearning Companies

Emerge's unique features

  • Reference Checking

  • Tenant Screening

  • Chat/Messaging

  • Benchmarking

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about Paycom's value for money

Overall our rapidly growing business was due for a professional, easy, and affordable tool to manager payroll, benefits, HR related things, etc. and this was perfect.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

I love that it allows employees the ability to access and change their profiles and be responsible for their timecards.

Kim B.

SheerID

5.0
(3)

Eligibility verification for increasing online conversions

Features

Total

4

20

37

features in common

4

features in common

SheerID's unique features

  • Personalization

  • Student Management

  • Shopping Cart

  • Multi-Channel Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning

  • Tenant Screening

Veritable Screening

4.7
(44)

Paperless background checking tool

Features

Total

7

12

37

features in common

7

features in common

Veritable Screening's unique features

  • Data Extraction

  • SSL Security

  • Screening Services Integration

  • Secure Data Storage

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Batch Processing

  • Recruitment Management

Starting from

$29.99

Value for money

4.5

0.5

5.0

What users say about Veritable Screening's value for money

I love Veritable screening because it's easy to use, reliable, fast, and quick. I recommend this software to anyone who conducts background checks.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

It was amazing that we were able to customize the settings to our liking, extremly user friendly and the navigation icons are easy to understand.

JJ

Jely J.

robin

(0)

Reference checking tool for hiring teams

Features

Total

7

33

37

features in common

7

features in common

robin's unique features

  • Pipeline Reports

  • Referral Tracking

  • Reminders

  • Survey Builder

Emerge's unique features

  • Document Review

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Candidate Tracking

  • Recruitment Management

Clarity

(0)

AI-powered background checks

Features

Total

6

23

37

features in common

6

features in common

Clarity's unique features

  • Risk Assessment

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Summary Reports

  • Fraud Detection

Emerge's unique features

  • Benchmarking

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • CRM

  • Onboarding

Referoo

4.7
(15)

Reference collection software with fraud detection

Features

Total

8

29

37

features in common

8

features in common

Referoo's unique features

  • Mobile Access

  • Customizable Fields

  • Survey Builder

  • Personalization

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Data Verification

  • Employee Onboarding

Nextcode

(0)

Digital onboarding solution for customer registration

Features

Total

1

3

37

features in common

1

features in common

Nextcode's unique features

  • Data Extraction

  • Registration Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Applicant Tracking

  • Reference Checking

upMiner

5.0
(2)

Platform to search for information for risk analysis

Features

Total

6

24

37

features in common

6

features in common

upMiner's unique features

  • Environmental Compliance

  • Payment Fraud Prevention

  • Anomaly Detection

  • Document Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Reference Checking

  • Tenant Screening

  • CRM

  • Search/Filter

SEON. Fraud Fighters

4.9
(49)

Financial and identity fraud prevention application

Features

Total

8

37

37

features in common

8

features in common

SEON. Fraud Fighters' unique features

  • Fraud Detection

  • Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPA)

  • Risk Reporting

  • Anomaly Detection

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Tenant Screening

  • Data Verification

  • Status Tracking

Starting from

300/month

Value for money

4.8

0.2

5.0

What users say about SEON. Fraud Fighters' value for money

The main benefit of Seon is that I have more information which is the basis of a decision and I can gather these information faster. My overall experience is excellent, highly recommend it.

Peter K.

But as a Front End Developer, being able to use the SEON Platform to create a good workflow for our support staff has been the best benefit.

PM

Paul M.

Numaly

5.0
(1)

Automated Income verifications

Features

Total

5

7

37

features in common

5

features in common

Numaly's unique features

  • Mobile Access

  • SMS Messaging

Emerge's unique features

  • Document Review

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • CRM

  • Onboarding

AssureHire

(0)

Pre-employment and background screening software

Features

Total

8

10

37

features in common

8

features in common

AssureHire's unique features

  • Monitoring

  • Progress Tracking

Emerge's unique features

  • Records Management

  • Tenant Screening

  • Candidate Tracking

  • Status Tracking

ApplicantStack

4.4
(1.3K)

Applicant tracking system (ATS)/employee onboarding

Features

Total

21

120

37

features in common

21

features in common

ApplicantStack's unique features

  • Customizable Questions

  • Candidate Management

  • Recurring Tasks

  • Forms Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Status Tracking

  • Document Review

  • Instant Check

  • Recruiting Firms

Starting from

$95/month

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about ApplicantStack's value for money

I can't purge my system of client/caregiver entries that are not relevant, so they clutter my search feed. There is no report for client contacts - this is inconvenient in an emergency setting.

SA

Sheris A.

I love how easily it is to pull employees information, how perfectly the communication goes- it is an easy workflow. I do enjoy how easy the reports are to pull as well.

MR

Meghan R.

JazzHR

4.4
(418)

Recruiting software for small & midsize businesses

Features

Total

23

120

37

features in common

23

features in common

JazzHR's unique features

  • Data Connectors

  • Event Calendar

  • Careers Page

  • Event Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Chat/Messaging

  • Records Management

  • Online Applications

  • Status Tracking

Starting from

$39/month

Value for money

4.5

0.5

5.0

What users say about JazzHR's value for money

The analytics to see where the applicants come from is great at determining which job board is worth the price. Overall it is a great tool.

JC

Josh C.

Their customer support is top notch and the system is obviously usable and you can do what you need to do. It’s a “good” system, not a great system.

Matthew C.

Recruiterbox

4.6
(184)

Recruiting Software & Applicant Tracking System

Features

Total

17

70

37

features in common

17

features in common

Recruiterbox's unique features

  • Job Posting

  • Candidate Profiles

  • Employee Profiles

  • Customizable Questions

Emerge's unique features

  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning

  • Benchmarking

  • Employment Screening

  • Reference Checking

Value for money

4.5

0.5

5.0

What users say about Recruiterbox's value for money

The ability to set up proactive communication with the candidates has ensured a seamless alignment with candidates which has improved our connect and engagement significantly.

Kenneth W.

I was hired on to provide recruiting backup, and when I covered for our recruiter one holiday last fall, I was shocked and horrified at the chaos of trying to manage everything via email.

Bree W.

Zoho Recruit

4.4
(811)

Talent Acquisition System to streamline your hiring process

Features

Total

20

101

37

features in common

20

features in common

Zoho Recruit's unique features

  • Single Sign On

  • User Management

  • Customizable Fields

  • Reminders

Emerge's unique features

  • Search/Filter

  • Document Review

  • Chat/Messaging

  • Real Time Data

Starting from

$25/month

Value for money

4.6

0.4

5.0

What users say about Zoho Recruit's value for money

Zoho has many good features that simplify the Hr recruiting process. One great benefit is the resume tracking tool, this is especially useful when one wants to go back to a prime candidate’s info.

Dawn F.

This app is very easy to use and has excellent search capabilities, also easy to customise. Very good tools to follow my recruitment projects and then to monitor performance of my time.

Salome M.

BambooHR

4.5
(1.2K)

Personalized HR software for SMBs

Features

Total

20

138

37

features in common

20

features in common

BambooHR's unique features

  • Payroll Management

  • Individual Development Plans

  • Job Requisition

  • Employee Benefits Administration

Emerge's unique features

  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning

  • Document Review

  • Chat/Messaging

  • Background Screening

Value for money

4.4

0.6

5.0

What users say about BambooHR's value for money

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.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

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.

TS

Tori S.

VidCruiter

4.5
(91)

Pre-recorded & live video interviewing software

Features

Total

21

114

37

features in common

21

features in common

VidCruiter's unique features

  • Real Time Notifications

  • Event Calendar

  • Application Access Control

  • Video Streaming

Emerge's unique features

  • Instant Check

  • Records Management

  • CRM

  • Status Tracking

Value for money

4.7

0.3

5.0

What users say about VidCruiter's value for money

We had a wonderful experience using VidCruiter as part of our recruiting process. It's a wonderful service, with great customer support.

CG

Chris G.

My managers and I are very grateful to have come across such a great software, and will continue to invest since it will guaranteed only get better from here.

SS

Stephanie S.

HiringThing

4.5
(89)

Applicant Tracking System and Private Label Solution

Features

Total

15

59

37

features in common

15

features in common

HiringThing's unique features

  • Customizable Branding

  • Jobs Board

  • Referral Tracking

  • Duplicate Detection

Emerge's unique features

  • Real Time Reporting

  • Benchmarking

  • Online Applications

  • Records Management

Starting from

$27/month

Value for money

4.4

0.6

5.0

What users say about HiringThing's value for money

Fabulous insight on where candidates are applying from. Great application question options (love the auto-archive if answered XX option).

RJ

Rachel J.

It is user friendly and looks nice. Having integration with Indeed with dramatically improve my user experience.

HL

Hailey L.

Workable

4.4
(376)

The leading Applicant Tracking System & Recruiting Software

Features

Total

21

101

37

features in common

21

features in common

Workable's unique features

  • Customizable Questions

  • Job Marketplace

  • Reminders

  • Performance Management

Emerge's unique features

  • Status Tracking

  • Document Review

  • Chat/Messaging

  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning

Starting from

$99/month

Value for money

4.0

1.0

5.0

What users say about Workable's value for money

My overall experience with Workable has been great. It's easy to use and has a lot of amazing functions to help with our recruiting process.

JP

Jenna P.

It was easy to understand, has many useful features, super simple to integrate, fast to implement and is very cost effective.

KS

Keith S.

Sage People

4.4
(18)

Flexible, Cloud HR to Enable Your Agile Workforce

Features

Total

16

66

37

features in common

16

features in common

Sage People's unique features

  • Benefits Management

  • Leave Tracking

  • Goal Setting / Tracking

  • 360 Degree Feedback

Emerge's unique features

  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning

  • Benchmarking

  • Online Applications

  • Records Management

Value for money

4.3

0.7

5.0

What users say about Sage People's value for money