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Operating in a World of Uncertainty: How RPOs Fare During a Recession

By Guest 4/13/20 10:55 AM

When we published our first take on this in mid-April, the landscape was already looking challenging, but some of the economic indicators that we were watching then have continued to shift over the last month. This piece has been updated with new information available as of mid-May.

A world of uncertainty. 

This is the reality for many employers today. The landscape changes daily, and of all of the legislative movement and other pandemic responses, one of the biggest challenges is the sheer uncertainty at how long it will last and what the economy will look like on the other side. The RPO provider landscape is not immune to this economic uncertainty. 

Topics: recruitment process outsourcing, hiring and recruiting news


Lessons from China for human resource and business leaders

By Guest 4/2/20 6:06 AM

No one has a crystal ball to look at how business and the economy would look like during and post the coronavirus pandemic. However, we can look to China to learn from their recent experiences. 

Topics: recruiting trends, RPO Market Report


Aberdeen's Zach Chertok shares his reaction to the coronavirus

By Guest 3/19/20 10:28 AM
Among all the disruptors that anyone might have predicted for 2020 (e.g., presidential campaign, trade tariffs, etc.), no one would have predicted a global pandemic like the coronavirus we're currently experiencing. And while employers have been priding themselves with driving higher employee engagements in the workplace, we're finding ourselves having to experience "social distancing" and working remotely.

Topics: recruiting trends, RPO Market Report


RPO Provider Accolo Acquired by Orion Novotus

By Guest 5/22/19 4:45 PM

Orion Novotus, an Orion Talent Company, announced on May 20, 2019 that it acquired Accolo, a US-focused Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) company, to expand its industry leading middle-market RPO capabilities.

Founded in 2000, and headquartered in Lehi, UT, Accolo serves small and mid-size businesses in a variety of industries throughout the US. Accolo has refined its data-driven, proven recruiting process to offer Elevated RPO services. Accolo will operate as a division of Orion Novotus. John Younger, Founder and Executive Chairman of Accolo, said, “Accolo and Orion Novotus started the Recruitment Process Outsourcing Association (RPOA) together nearly two decades ago. It's exciting to now be joining forces to help more companies with our combined and complementary capabilities.”

Topics: press release


Aleron Enhances Service Offerings with TalentRISE Acquisition

By Guest 2/26/19 10:42 AM

Industry-leading executive search and recruitment firm joins Aleron group of companies

Buffalo, New York – Aleron Group, a global workforce and business solutions company, continues to expand its market presence with the acquisition of TalentRISE, a Chicago-based firm specializing in executive search and recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), effective February 15, 2019. With the acquisition, TalentRISE becomes part of a growing family of Aleron brands that includes Acara Solutions, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, and Viaduct, among others. 

Topics: press release


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