eFounders simply built a referral tool into Slack. With a simple Slack command, people with access can open the list with open job positions, and refer candidates by just typing the email of the referee (list comes from Workable, in this example.

Look and Feel?



Yes, in a way. 

Easy to implement?


Our view

We like Slack integration. Many start-ups and scale-ups use Slack, and if they are successful recruitment is their no. 1 HR priority. Slack can be easily used as a referral tool.

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Tom Haak

Tom Haak is the founder and director of The HR Trend Institute. Prior to founding the HR Trend Institute in 2014, Tom held senior HR positions in companies as Arcadis, Aon, KPMG and Philips. The HR Trend Institute detects, follows and encourages smart and creative use of trends in the field of people and organizations, and also in adjacent areas.

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