RPO 101 [Infographic]

RPO 101 [Infographic]

In the early 90s, Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) began as Employment Process Outsourcing and consisted of mainly project work. As the evolution of EPO progressed it was redefined as Recruitment Process Outsourcing. RPO emerged as a formalized human resources outsourcing offering around 2003. Since then, the RPO industry has gained momentum and has become standard […] READ MORE
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Get to Know Advanced RPO: Meet Tammie Hoerig

Welcome to our new “Get to Know Advanced RPO” series!  Want to know what makes Advanced RPO special? It’s our people, and you’ll get to meet them, one at a time. Today let’s meet Tammie Hoerig. Tammie has more than 15 years of recruiting experience with many of those years in an RPO environment. Let’s […] READ MORE
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Get to Know Advanced RPO: Meet Sarah Buck

Welcome to our new “Get to Know Advanced RPO” series!  Want to know what makes Advanced RPO special? It’s our people, and you’ll get to meet them, one at a time. First up is Sarah Buck, one of our Senior Recruiters. Sarah is a fantastic example of what makes RPO recruiters unique. Let’s get to […] READ MORE

Talent Acquisition for Middle Market Companies: 5 Trends to Watch

“Great vision without great people is irrelevant.” Jim Collins stated it so simply in Good to Great (1990): you simply cannot achieve greatness if you do not have the right people “on the bus.” While the philosophy is simple, executing on competitive talent acquisition strategies is anything but. Finding and attracting exceptional talent is hard […] READ MORE

RPO Recruiters: 3 Things That Make Them Unique

In our last blog, we explored the importance of the recruiter/hiring manager relationship. A recent study from Bersin by Deloitte ranked this relationship as the top performance driver for high-impact talent acquisition. Strong recruiters are a critical component to high-performing talent acquisition. The best recruiters are great at building relationships and solving problems. They are […] READ MORE

4 Ways RPO Enhances the Recruiter/Hiring Manager Relationship

Bersin by Deloitte recently published an excellent study: “High-Impact Talent Acquisition Revealed: Key Findings and Maturity Model.” Talent acquisition is now a CEO-level concern and it’s been well documented that high-impact talent acquisition can significantly improve business outcomes. The Talent Acquisition Maturity Model gives valuable insight into the journey companies often make towards achieving this goal.We […] READ MORE
RPO: A Strategic Advantage for Middle Market Companies

RPO: A Strategic Advantage for Middle Market Companies

The middle market continues to be a thriving portion of the U.S. economy. Revenue increases are fueling continued hiring momentum for the middle market; in fact, at 4.9%, the rate of employment growth is near the all-time reported high and is well above the long-term average growth rate of 3.3%. Expectations for future employment growth […] READ MORE
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The Alignment Between Business Strategy And HR – And The Role of RPO in This Paradigm

This post was originally posted at RPOAssociation.com. I often define HR as “everything people”, therefore the essence of HR has to be strategic. As HR expands beyond its traditional administrative role, that shift provides a significant impact on an organization’s value creation. To properly align HR with the business strategy, the structure must support having the […] READ MORE
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RPO: Decreasing Your Cost of Vacancy & Improving Your Talent

Every company leader knows that the biggest cost of doing business is most often labor. Employee wages, benefits, payroll, and taxes can comprise up to 70% of a company’s cost structure, and that number is rising as the economy improves. Another cost frequently associated with labor is the cost involved in hiring and turnover. Talent is […] READ MORE

The Waiting Game: Your Hiring Process

Waiting is the worst, isn’t it? When was the last time you were in a hospital, either because you were sick or you were helping someone else? Things take forever in a hospital. Waiting for tests. Waiting for test results. Waiting to be discharged. How about traveling in the airport? Waiting in line for security. […] READ MORE