People open, read, and respond to text messages faster than emails or phone calls.
TextMagic reports dozens of enlightening statistics demonstrating this: 90% of text messages are read within 3 minutes, and the majority of people (89%) have their smartphone easily accessible.
This is why optimizing your hiring workflows for mobile isn't just smart—it's a must in today's tight labor market. Because if you're still using email or the phone to engage applicants (including the background check process) and your competitors are using text, well...you know how this story ends.
Luckily, Good Egg has you covered when it comes to text messaging and employee screening.