PTO ⚡ by Roots
How does PTO ⚡ by Roots Integrate with BambooHR?
Purpose: To help you understand what PTO ⚡ by Roots is used for and how you can integrate it with BambooHR.
PTO ⚡ by Roots is the #1 Slack app for time off, used by 1,200+ teams in 65+ countries around the world. It’s perfect for startups, companies with unlimited/flex PTO, or any organization looking to add more structure to their time-off process.
With integrations in GSuite, Outlook, and most HRIS (like our trusty BambooHR), PTO ⚡ by Roots is built to handle all of your time off needs.
Moves out of office (OOO) requests and approvals to your central place of work
- Nobody likes signing into other platforms to deal with time-off requests. PTO ⚡ by Roots allows employees and managers to coordinate time off seamlessly with intuitive Slack commands.
Shows who’s out by Slack channels or groups
- Employees can view who’s out in smaller subsets within the company – by specific Slack channels or groups – so that they no longer have to be overwhelmed with looking at who’s out company-wide.
Helps teams align before time away
- PTO ⚡ by Roots reminds employees of their upcoming time off and helps them assign roles and tasks for co-workers directly in Slack, giving all parties involved greater alignment and peace of mind.
Integrates with all calendars
- Any out of office (OOO) event created in PTO ⚡ by Roots will instantly sync with your personal and team calendars (GSuite, Outlook, Apple, etc.).
You can learn more about PTO ⚡ by Roots in BambooHR's Marketplace.
PTO ⚡ by Roots has a step by step guide to walk you through the process of enabling the integration. Follow these steps carefully.
In step 2 where it asks you to enter your BambooHR subdomain, the subdomain is the first part of your BambooHR URL so if your account URL is https://helpcontent.bamboohr.com then your subdomain would be "helpcontent."
This information can be found in the BambooHR Marketplace. For more information, please click here to learn more about syncing fields.