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Likelihood to Recommend

BambooHR

If you are managing a small/medium-sized organization with up to 500 employees, BambooHR is a great utility. It will automate the entire recruitment and selection process, make time tracking benefit administration highly efficient, and enhance the integrity of annual performance appraisals. It will eliminate nearly all kinds of unnecessary record management and paperwork. All the information about an employee can be accessed at any time of the day. However, for a large organization, the HRIS can erect virtual walls among employees and make management of human resources a daunting task for the HR manager.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

I think some of my problems with Talentsoft aren't so much the fault of the software as it is how my company is organized. I have to enter many different property levels so that a review gets created, I'm not certain that these fields are required by Talentsoft or by my corporate office. This software is not suited for companies where a segment of the employees do not have a company email address and/or access to a company computer
Richard Kutschera | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Human Resource Management

BambooHR
8.5
Talentsoft
Employee demographic data
BambooHR
8.7
Talentsoft
Employment history
BambooHR
8.9
Talentsoft
Job profiles and administration
BambooHR
8.6
Talentsoft
Workflow for transfers, promotions, pay raises, etc.
BambooHR
8.4
Talentsoft
Organizational charting
BambooHR
8.3
Talentsoft
Organization and location management
BambooHR
8.4
Talentsoft
Compliance data (COBRA, OSHA, etc.)
BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft

Payroll Management

BambooHR
8.7
Talentsoft
Pay calculation
BambooHR
8.5
Talentsoft
Support for external payroll vendors
BambooHR
8.7
Talentsoft
Off-cycle/On-Demand payment
BambooHR
8.6
Talentsoft
Benefit plan administration
BambooHR
9.1
Talentsoft
Direct deposit files
BambooHR
8.8
Talentsoft
Salary revision and increment management
BambooHR
8.8
Talentsoft
Reimbursement management
BambooHR
8.6
Talentsoft

Leave and Attendance Management

BambooHR
9.2
Talentsoft
Approval workflow
BambooHR
9.3
Talentsoft
Balance details
BambooHR
9.2
Talentsoft
Annual carry-forward and encashment
BambooHR
9.0
Talentsoft

Employee Self Service

BambooHR
8.8
Talentsoft
View and generate pay and benefit information
BambooHR
8.8
Talentsoft
Update personal information
BambooHR
9.0
Talentsoft
View company policy documentation
BambooHR
8.7
Talentsoft
Employee recognition
BambooHR
8.7
Talentsoft
View job history
BambooHR
9.1
Talentsoft

Asset Management

BambooHR
7.6
Talentsoft
Tracking of all physical assets
BambooHR
7.6
Talentsoft

HR Reporting

BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft
Report builder
BambooHR
8.3
Talentsoft
Pre-built reports
BambooHR
8.1
Talentsoft
Ability to combine HR data with external data
BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft

Onboarding

BambooHR
8.6
Talentsoft
New hire portal
BambooHR
8.6
Talentsoft
Manager tracking tools
BambooHR
8.6
Talentsoft

Performance and Goals

BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft
8.6
Corporate goal setting
BambooHR
8.0
Talentsoft
9.0
Individual goal setting
BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft
8.0
Line-of sight-visibility
BambooHR
8.1
Talentsoft
8.0
Performance tracking
BambooHR
8.6
Talentsoft
9.0
Subordinate goal setting
BambooHR
Talentsoft
9.0

Performance Management

BambooHR
8.5
Talentsoft
6.3
Performance plans
BambooHR
8.5
Talentsoft
8.0
Performance improvement plans
BambooHR
8.3
Talentsoft
5.0
Review status tracking
BambooHR
8.8
Talentsoft
6.0
Review reminders
BambooHR
8.6
Talentsoft
Multiple review frequency
BambooHR
8.3
Talentsoft
Plan weighting
BambooHR
Talentsoft
8.0
Workflow restrictions
BambooHR
Talentsoft
6.0
Reporting
BambooHR
Talentsoft
5.0

Succession Planning

BambooHR
8.1
Talentsoft
Create succession plans/pools
BambooHR
8.1
Talentsoft
Candidate ranking
BambooHR
8.0
Talentsoft
Candidate search
BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft
Candidate development
BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft

Recruiting / ATS

BambooHR
8.3
Talentsoft
Job Requisition Management
BambooHR
8.3
Talentsoft
Company Website Posting
BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft
Publish to Social Media
BambooHR
8.4
Talentsoft
Job Search Site Posting
BambooHR
8.4
Talentsoft
Duplicate Candidate Prevention
BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft
Applicant Tracking
BambooHR
8.2
Talentsoft
Notifications and Alerts
BambooHR
8.7
Talentsoft

Pros

BambooHR

  • Helps us prepare our payroll on time and do so in an error-free manner.
  • Implements ATS in our organization and this is crucial in growing our talented workforce.
  • It's stable, and all organizations from small to mid-sized are able to use it efficiently.
Martin Oliver | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

  • Having the reviews in Talentsoft makes it much easier for one person to manage the entire process from start to finish.
  • When an employee switches managers during the year, the delegation feature makes it very easy to have the previous manager add their input to the employees review.
  • Being able to have a daily import file from our HR system into Talentsoft helps in having the information in Talentsoft be current.
Richard Kutschera | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

BambooHR

  • Some edge cases aren't as fleshed out. For example, asset inventory management isn't something BambooHR can really excel at currently.
  • Something akin to Google Forms but with the privacy protections of being already in the HRIS would be great for collecting anonymized responses.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

  • I would like to have access edit and update the goal section throughout the year, not just during the review period.
  • The reporting function is very cumbersome and needs to have easier ways to create custom reports.
  • Streamline the create a review template process.
  • Email notification for employees to let their manager know when they have completed entering information in Talentsoft.
Richard Kutschera | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

BambooHR

BambooHR 10.0
Based on 2 answers
We have tried other software in the last year and have not found it to be comparable to Bamboo HR especially in relation to the HR functionalities such as workflows, onboarding, automation, user-friendly experience, innovation, timekeeping, and ability to integrate with other 3rd party Payroll processing software. In addition, the employee ease of access and navigation of the platform makes this software crucial within our current culture of multi-site and remote work environments.
Kendra Zondervan | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

BambooHR

BambooHR 9.3
Based on 3 answers
Does not have many problems and this ensures all of users are able to use it reliably. There is a free demo available to illustrate the accurate usage of the platform and even customer support. All of these help in improving the usability of the platform and ensure that all users are comfortable with the platform.
Chris Edwards | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Reliability and Availability

BambooHR

BambooHR 10.0
Based on 1 answer
Yes, there is a huge team in the back of the online platform or it looks like it because I have never been left without an answer when I have a question or waiting from a response on my chat .... There must be a huge team, this is so great and I always seem to have someone that is very knowledgeable too. So many times in the past I had to leave with customer service that would connect you with someone else because of the expertise, here everyone seems to be some kind of an expert in the HR function.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Performance

BambooHR

BambooHR 9.0
Based on 1 answer
I love BambooHR. Reports are easy to run and download and it usually covers any types of requests I get from the management team. You get excel or .csv downloads/reports and it is fast and simple, not too crowded so it is easy to read through. We don't integrate the tool yet but again, soon we will. we just did not had the time to utilize it yet but that's the plan.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

BambooHR

BambooHR 8.4
Based on 28 answers
Support is effective and responsive. During our time with BambooHR we did not experience many issues, but initial support on setup was helpful and allowed for a quick turnaround on getting started. Since then, few needs have arisen for contacting support, but I would not hesitate to do so and would recommend BambooHR based on the quality of their support team.
Matt LeMaire, B.A., M.A. | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Online Training

BambooHR

BambooHR 10.0
Based on 1 answer
The online training team is great. Theis is so well done! very user friendly, very nice to go through. Then you get all those exemples and questions to test you and make sure you understand the training as we go along. This is a great asset from the tool, I don't think I have ever been left without understanding because there is help and additional resources to understand or extra windows that explain terms or answer Q&A.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Implementation Rating

BambooHR

BambooHR 10.0
Based on 2 answers
it was very easy to sign up, quick and we could use the site very quickly as well.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

BambooHR

I would say they both have a lot of strengths for sure. Workday manages data on a mass scale a little bit better in my opinion, but Bamboo HR is more user friendly and pleasing to the eyes
Hayden Anderson | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

I think SuccessFactors is more flexible to customer needs when creating review templates and allowing access to goals year round. They also track changes for the goals. Talentsoft was selected by our corporate office before I started with the company.
Richard Kutschera | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

BambooHR

BambooHR 10.0
Based on 1 answer
There is so much you can do with this platform, it is incredible and so welcoming. We don't utilize it 100% yet just because we are growing and the HR team has not been able to concentrate on other areas offered to us but but we will soon. Which is also why we got the product, specifically because what BambooHR can do to help us meet our growing business needs.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

BambooHR

  • There has been an excellent rate of profitability in our work season, especially thanks to the optimization of our operations through BambooHR.
  • Currently estimated gains appear to be 500%, which leaves our ROI at 4, demonstrating that the platform has a high return on investment.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Talentsoft

  • Positive - Managers and employees have access to their reviews without having to contact HR.
  • Positive - Management of the entire review process is less manual and takes less time.
Richard Kutschera | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

BambooHR

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
Call for Quote*

* company size

Talentsoft

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

BambooHR
8.8
Talentsoft
8.0

Likelihood to Renew

BambooHR
10.0
Talentsoft

Usability

BambooHR
9.3
Talentsoft

Reliability and Availability

BambooHR
10.0
Talentsoft

Performance

BambooHR
9.0
Talentsoft

Support Rating

BambooHR
8.4
Talentsoft

Online Training

BambooHR
10.0
Talentsoft

Implementation Rating

BambooHR
10.0
Talentsoft

Scalability

BambooHR
10.0
Talentsoft

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