HRnest Review 2021: Alternatives, Pricing, Features

Listed in our research on: Best Free HR Software – March 2021

Phil Strazzulla, HR Tech Expert
March 18, 2021

HRnest are well-known for having excellent support and being open to customer feedback, customizing their product offering to fit the particular needs of their clients.

What's Inside

HRnest Review

This vendor decided to focus on creating a solid platform for leave management, work schedules, and employee files. What’s great is that you can choose from either of those modules or get them all in a single place.

HRnest Customers

HRnest is used by companies like Virgin, Red Bull, and AitonCaldwell.

HRnest Stats

  • 500+ clients
  • 1M holiday requests submitted

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Key HRnest Features

  • Leave Management: Handle holiday plans and PTO requests in a couple of clicks. Employees submit them for manager approval and all parties involved are notified via email about the status of the request.

  • Work Schedule: Working hours can be recorded by employees or the payroll team. The tool also calculates overtime automatically and shows a comparison between the number of hours worked to hours planned for each role. 

The full HRnest platform also includes: 

  • Reports on recorded work time
  • 1-Click export of reports to Excel
  • Bulk actions
  • Mobile version for the leave and schedule modules
  • Personal file for employees 

HRnest Implementation

HRnest Customer Success

HRnest Key Integrations

HRnest has a REST API. It also integrates with systems like Google Workspace, Slack, SAP, Google Calendar, Outlook, and more.

What to be aware of

HRnest Pricing

The default module, leave management, is free for less than 5 employees. After that, it can be as low as 10.50 USD per month and it subtly goes up as you add users or other modules.

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