Click ‘My Settings’ and then ‘Auto Replies’. From here you can turn auto replies on or off and customise your message to candidates.
Some helpful phrases for accepting Talent:
We are delighted to add you to our Talent pool/ welcome to our Talent pool.
We were very impressed with your Bio and will keep you in mind for current and future roles.
You want to make it clear that you are connecting with them, not offering them the position.
Some helpful phrases for passing on Talent:
Thank you for your interest in X/ Thank you for applying for the position of X. Unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion / We will not be pursuing your application any further. We don’t feel you are the most suitable candidate for the position at this time. Sorry, we have passed on your connection.
Be tactful, it can be difficult to be rejected for a role.