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AkkenCloud

9 Ratings

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1 Ratings

AkkenCloud

9 Ratings
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Score 6 out of 101

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Likelihood to Recommend

AkkenCloud

The software is best suited for anyone reviewing and hiring candidates.
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Appcast

It has allowed me to streamline my job ad buying and selling process all in one dashboard.
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Feature Rating Comparison

Recruiting / ATS

AkkenCloud
8.6
Appcast
9.0
Job Requisition Management
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Company Website Posting
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Publish to Social Media
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Duplicate Candidate Prevention
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Candidate Search
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Applicant Tracking
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Collaboration
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Task Creation and Delegation
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Email Templates
AkkenCloud
4.0
Appcast
User Permissions
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Notifications and Alerts
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
Reporting
AkkenCloud
9.0
Appcast
8.0
Job Search Site Posting
AkkenCloud
Appcast
10.0

Pros

  • AkkenCloud has great customer service. When we have a problem, they are quick to take the steps to solve it. Also, if an issue is beyond their control, they will inform us and make recommendations on how to solve the issue.
  • The home screen contains very useful information and can be customized to each individuals preferences. This allows quick access to tasks performed daily.
  • Overall, the tool is very user friendly. It requires minimal ramp up time in order to get comfortable with the tool.
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  • Makes it easy to manage job feeds.
  • Makes it easy to manage traffic acquisition from multiple publishers.
  • Easy to use reporting dashboard for you and your customers.
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Cons

  • I would like the ability to color coordinate my calendar. Currently the only option is blue (and red if I have not accepted the invite).
  • There are times when the system crashes for seemingly no reason. This can be frustrating.
  • It's not always easy to identify when there are multiple entries made into the system.
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  • Need to be more open to suggestions from clients.
  • Need to get better customer service turnaround time.
  • Need more knowledgeable staff.
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Likelihood to Renew

AkkenCloud7.6
Based on 5 answers
There is no reason for us to make a switch. Everybody in the office is familiar with it and it allows us to get our work done faster. There are no pressing issues that would warrant a change at this point
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Usability

AkkenCloud8.0
Based on 1 answer
Akken is quite easy to use however there are a few more complex functions or multi steps to go through to run reports and find historic information.
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Performance

AkkenCloud6.0
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It's an average tool. The calendar function isn't great, email is slow, and there always seem to be day-to-day issues. The functionality is mostly there for a staffing firm, but there are plenty of areas of improvement still needed
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Support

AkkenCloud8.0
Based on 1 answer
We receive quick replies after posting an issue as a job ticket to Akken.
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Implementation

AkkenCloud6.0
Based on 1 answer
Encourage your team to watch the training videos available.
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Alternatives Considered

We preferred the ability to go with Mac computers. That was the number one selling point for us. Besides that we liked the ease of the product. The email interface looked exactly like Outlook. The calendar the same. The price was also a big selling point. It came in slightly cheaper than Bullhorn and other systems and in our opinion a better product.
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Return on Investment

  • Better applicant tracking. Works extremely well to keep our candidates organized and easily submit and track our candidates through the interviewing process.
  • Employees and on point quicker. They have a task bar to accomplish every day.
  • The increase in resumes coming from our website has been unbelievable since we added the ability to publish our job orders from Akken to our site.
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  • Positive sales margins.
  • Positive time allocation.
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Pricing Details

AkkenCloud

General
Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
AkkenCloud Editions & Modules
AkkenCloud
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Appcast

General
Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
Appcast Editions & Modules
Appcast
Edition
Appcast Exchange
$01
Clickcast
$02
1. Pay-Per-Applicant
2. License
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