Within Workstream, you can quickly and easily generate branded Text-to-Apply posters and business cards to promote your open job listings. These pieces of promotional material feature a code applicants can text and/or QR codes applicants can scan to apply for open positions straight from their phone.
To actively source new applicants, we recommend posting these materials within your business in strategic locations, as well as in places within your local and online community. Here are some suggestions.
Where to put promotional materials at your business
Add QR or Text-to-Apply code to the bottom of receipts
Include small flyers in orders
Place posters on:
Where to put promotional materials within your community
Place an ad with your poster in the local newspaper, local college newspaper, and/or any local publication related to the role you’re hiring for
Post your posters to community boards at local coffee shops, apartment buildings, gas stations, religious centers, etc.
Pass out or post posters at local events like sporting events, farmers’ markets, college events like job fairs
Consider sponsoring these events to get your posters and promotional materials in front of even more potential applicants
Ask if you can post posters at your local unemployment office and/or staffing agency
Ask current employees to share your posters and business cards with their peers
Where to post promotional materials online
Post to Facebook groups. Find groups for:
Community events/activities like sports teams, clubs, festivals, etc.
Parents (if you’re looking for high school-aged employees)
Local trade/technical school
Local professionals related to your role
Post to Craigslist or other similar online classified ad sites
Share on the Nextdoor app, or other community-based apps
Share on other social media channels applicants could find you like TikTok, Instagram, and Twitter. Find tips for using social media to source applicants here
Ask your local college or trade/technical school if you can post your promotional materials on their online job boards
Text-to-Apply posters and business cards are just a couple of the Sourcing Tools you can take advantage of on Workstream. See more ways you can promote your open job listing here.
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