January 2023 Product Updates and Enhancements

product updates

Curious about what product updates and enhancements we’re launching in Bullhorn this month? Read on to explore the highlights of the January 2023 Bullhorn release and what it means for you. We roll our updates out in phases, so if you don’t see these changes reflected in Bullhorn yet, you can expect to see the following highlights in your instance by the end of the month.

Missed the product updates last month? Check out the December 2022 release highlights while you’re here.

Updates to Bullhorn ATS & CRM

Bullhorn ATS


  • Credential Status Field on Placement Header: Clients using Credentialing v2 are now able to add the Credential Status Progress Bar to the Placement Header. The Progress Bar will provide a snapshot of the overall progress toward a Placement meeting the Credential Requirements for the Placement. To enable this in the Placement Header update the system setting called PlacementCredentialStatusBar to True.



  • Credential Overview Card: The Credential Overview Card is available on the Placement Overview tab. Using the information on this card, recruiters, compliance managers, and credentialing specialists can swiftly determine whether the necessary credentials have been obtained for a placement. The Credential Overview Card consists of a Progress Meter and Status Buttons.
    • Progress Meter: Uses a calculation of the total number of required credentials for the Placement and the count of credentials in a Completed status to display a visual representation of the credentialing progress.
    • Status Buttons: Shows a visual count of credentials for each defined status group.



S Release

  • Localize Candidate Submission Status Email Template: Two new system settings have been added to support the Job Submission Notification email. The settings can be used to support personalizing the email being sent or for sending the email in a language other than English. The system settings will respect merge fields so that users can ensure information specific to the Submission is included in the email. The new settings are JobSubmissionNotificationEmailSubjectLine and JobSubmissionNotificationEmailBody.
  • Custom Tax Form Names: Federal and State Tax Forms will now allow the user to title the form to meet their needs by completing the new Form Type field. The field is not required. If the field is not completed, the forms will use the default names Federal Tax Form or [State Name] Tax Form.

Updates to Bullhorn Onboarding Solution

Bullhorn Onboarding


  • Added Support for Federal Tax Flowback: We’ve introduced a new feature that, when enabled, will automatically flowback W-4 information captured in Onboarding365 to the Bullhorn Federal Tax Form.



  • Updated Tax Forms for 2023: We’ve updated the 2023 State Tax forms for Indiana, Arizona, South Carolina, and Louisiana.

Onboarding Talent Edition (formerly Able)

  • Branding and Design Elements: The fonts and colors of the recruiter-facing platform have been updated to more closely align with Bullhorn branding. Additionally, the Able logo will be replaced with the Bullhorn Onboarding logo throughout the platform. To note, candidate-facing features will remain the same.
  • Basic Information Page: We have built new styling for the candidate experience on the Basic Information page that aligns more closely with the user experience of our new Talent Platform Portal. This includes a new layout and grouping of fields as well as form field styles and buttons.
  • Configuring ATS Direct Deposit Entity Mapping: A one-click configuration has been added to the ATS Integrations section in order to configure the Applicant Pay Account Field Mappings, Automations, and Code Value Mappings need to sync OTE Pay Accounts to ATS Direct Deposit Entity.

Enhancements to Bullhorn’s Pay & Bill Functionality

Bullhorn Pay & Bill

Middle Office

  • Mass Action: The Mass Action Batch page will now display the status of the payroll batch being processed by the payroll provider and the number of payable charges within that batch. This is available as two additional columns on the Associated Batches card of the Mass Action Batch page.


For a complete look at January product updates, please visit the full release notes.

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