Note: This feature is currently in Open Beta. For more information on our Beta program, click here.
Employees with permission to post announcements are able to post announcements on our NEW Employment Hero Mobile mobile app.
How to turn the announcement module on for my organisation?
To opt into the Announcement feature, an owner or admin of your organisation will have to enable the feature `Company Feed` through our beta toggle located in the top menu.
Who can post announcements?
By default, all owners and admins of an organisation will have the ability to create announcements.
For organisations on our Standard or Premium subscription plan, owners and admins also have the ability to grant other employees permission to post announcements through the Security Group feature.
For more information please refer to the Announcements article.
How to post an announcement
Once you have logged into the app, you will be able to see the following bottom bar:
There are two methods to create an announcement:
1. Tap on the + icon, then tap on the Announcement option
2. Tap on the announcement icon
- When your organisation does not have any announcements, you will see the following screen. Simply tap on the message in blue to create an announcement.
- When your organisations has announcements then you will see the following option, simply tap on the option to create a new announcement.
By default, announcements are shared to everyone in the organisation.
For organisations on our Standard subscription plan, owners and admins will be able to grant employees permission to post an announcement to All Staff.
For organisations on our Premium subscription plan, owners and admins will be able to share announcements to everyone as well as any team.
They also have the ability to grant employees permission to post an announcement and share it to All Staff and/or Teams they are in.
Reacting to announcements
Once an announcement is posted, employees can react using the emoji icon located under every post.