HVP – Email is out. PeopleMatter is in.
HR technology specialist, Steve Boese, shares his email conversation with PeopleMatter’s VP of Product Management, Kay Lucas, in his latest news article. Ironically, their email chain discussed the disdain for email among the millennial generation.
Just last week, PeopleMatter shared Boese’s article about findings from a Pew Research study on Twitter. The findings exposed that “teens’ least-preferred method of communication with friends is email.”
PeopleMatter actually caught on to this trend long before the Pew Research study was released, and as a result, our 2015 August product release did away with the need for email within a job application. Rather, the applications are email optional. Applicants can opt to receive SMS updates instead of email updates about the status of their job application.
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