Bob Review 2021: Alternatives, Pricing, Features

Phil Strazzulla, HR Tech Expert
January 25, 2021

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Bob is a global platform that can streamline pretty much everything an HR department needs to do, in a highly customizable manner.

What's Inside

Bob Review

Bob, or HiBob, is a really interesting new entrant to this market (that already has customers like and eToro). Their philosophy is to put the employee first, and you can see that in how easy the product is to use. Also, in various ways, this solution engages employees to better understand and cultivate culture. This is a great fit for forward-thinking HR departments that need tools like onboarding, time-tracking, payroll reports, time-off management, surveys, benefits, and much more.

Bob Customers

Tufin, Yotpo Ltd., Fiverr, Happy Socks, Taptica

Bob Stats

  • Unlimited customizable flows 
  • Over 13 modules 
  • Four packages to cover most needs 
  • 44 reviews with a 4.6/5 average 
  • Founded in 2016

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Key Bob Features

  • Culture hub: Bob’s software suite for company culture lets you empower people through clubs, shoutouts, and anonymous reporting.
  • One-click approval: Bob lets you automate HR approval cycles or process them with one click, both on web and mobile. 

Bob Implementation

The folks at Bob have a 7-step plan that they follow for most implementations. It takes customers from setting up their basic account settings to defining HR processes and configuring company policies.

Bob Customer Success

Customer support is offered via a chatbot and email.

Bob Key Integrations

Bob integrates with tools like Lever, Comeet, Greenhouse, ADP, Slack, Okta, Jira, and Perkbox. They also have an open API and connect with Zapier.

What to be aware of

Bob Pricing

Bob offers custom pricing. They have flexible plans for growing companies and will work with you to offer the best possible cost.

Bob Alternatives


People software from Freshworks


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Full HCM suite

Factorial HR

Strong HR solution for SMBs


Great for payroll & benefits

Sage People

HR suite for global teams


Classic vendor with PEO offering