Colleague 6.6 Release



We're excited to announce that the latest Colleague 6 release is now out! Colleague 6.6 contains four major updates, including a new user interface, an updated Textkernel powered parser, MailChimp e-marketing integration and compatibility with Microsoft Office 2016.

To find out more and arrange a demonstration call us on 01603 735935 or if you're a client speak to your account manager to arrange an upgrade.  

1. Brand new user interface

Our new design gives a cleaner, aesthetically pleasing layout, with new iconography and an updated Microsoft 2016 ribbon style. 

Colleague 6 UI


2. Textkernel parser integration


Textkernel's Extract CV parser will now be offered as standard to our customers as an integrated part of Colleague 6. Our parser integration can offer a higher degree of accuracy, is multilingual and is maintained and updated by Textkernel – utilising advanced semantic language technology and expertise. Find out more...


3. MailChimp email marketing integration

Our integration will allow Colleague 6 users to add candidates and contacts to their MailChimp lists as well as track the activities and statistics of those receiving MailChimp campaigns from within Colleague 6 - fantastic intelligence for recruitment consultants looking to engage and nurture their pipelines more effectively. Find out more...


4. Microsoft Office 2016 compatibility

Office 2016

Colleague 6.6 is now compatible with Microsoft Office 2016's desktop applications - including Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel. Colleague 6's Microsoft Outlook add-in allows consultants to quickly insert templates and merge fields, track emails, parse CVs, import distribution lists and maintain email privacy.