Clara Expert Review, Pricing, Alternatives - 2022

Huda Idris
Technical writer, HR software advisor, and marketing strategist
May 16, 2022
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Clara Versus the competition

Clara is a virtual assistant that automates meeting scheduling. Simply CC Clara on emails that contain meeting requests and it will automatically add those meetings to your calendar, notify participants, reschedule when necessary, and more.


Clara Review

Clara was recently acquired by TopFunnel, one of the sourcing offerings we feature on our site. Clara's offering is specifically designed to schedule candidates for interviews. Give it the date, who needs to be there, and it'll handle the rest, including last minute changes.

Who shouldn't buy Clara

Clara Customers

Experiment, Pinterest, Mattermark

Clara Stats

Clara was established in 2014.

Clara Key Features

  • AI assistant
  • Automated meeting scheduling
  • Automated email follow-ups

Clara Key Integrations

Clara integrates with several calendars and conferencing solutions.

Clara Pricing

  • Clara Essential: $99 per user per month
  • Clara Professional: $199 per user per month
  • Clara Executive: $399 per user per month
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Clara Implementation

Clara is cloud-based which makes it fairly easy to implement (there isn't anything for you to physically install or maintain). You can get started by creating a trial account, which luckily, you don't have to go through the sales team to get. Simply head to their website and click the START FREE TRIAL button to begin.

Clara Customer Success

Clara has a help center with articles for customers to self-serve. Customers may also reach out via email if further help is needed. Customizations and dedicated account management options are available to Clara's Executive plan customers.

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Clara Alternatives

VidCruiter helps you automate interview scheduling and sync meetings seamlessly across all calendars. Share real-time availability and let candidates choose their time slot with no manual work required.
Paradox's AI assistant, Olivia, automates interview scheduling, reminders, cancellations and more. Just connect your calendar and Olivia will take it from there.
Prelude helps recruiting teams with complex interview scheduling needs automate and streamline the hiring process. Their modern and intuitive platform saves time for recruiters and interviewers while improving the candidate experience.
HireVue can help you automate the scheduling and rescheduling of your interviews with candidates – all within the calendar software your company uses.
10to8 is a versatile scheduling solution. It is both GDPR and HIPAA compliant, which means you can schedule all sorts of appointments through it, including doctor’s appointments.
Calendly is arguably the simplest online scheduling solution out there. It is also totally free or charge for one calendar per user.
GoodTime is a specialized interview scheduling platform. It automatically syncs up your availability with the right candidates and allows them to self-schedule their interviews.
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