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In the Spotlight: Hailey Herleman, Portfolio Executive

Feb 27, 2017 | IBM Talent Acquisition & Optimization

Hailey Herleman serves as a Portfolio Executive for IBM Talent Acquisition & Optimization, where she is responsible for retaining, growing and providing a best in class delivery to our largest accounts in Talent Acquisition and Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO).


Success from the Start: 5 Tips for a Successful RPO Relationship

Feb 07, 2017 | Richard Craik

A Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) relationship that is properly managed and nurtured can deliver a strategic element to the recruiting process. However, to achieve this strategic advantage, organizations need to engage the right partner—one that will do the..


New Year, New Name, Greater Alignment

Jan 03, 2017 | Mike Eby

As our business continues to evolve within the landscape of IBM, we have made the decision to change our name to IBM Talent Acquisition & Optimization. This decision drives greater alignment to the talent offerings within IBM.


An Inside Perspective on What it's Like at a RPO Delivery Center

Nov 08, 2016 | Maria Sol Acevedo

You can sense it when you walk through the door. Everyone with their coffee in hand, greeting each other; always a positive vibe in the halls. The collaboration, intelligence sharing and know-how is certain to happen on a daily basis. You can feel how the energy and..


Part of the Winner’s Circle—HfS Blueprint Grid: Talent Acquisition Services

Oct 26, 2016 | Mike Eby

IBM Talent Acquisition & Optimization has been recognized for its leading position in the market by analyst firm Horses for Sources (HfS)—this time designated as part of the ‘As-a-Service Winner’s Circle’ in business outcome-oriented, on-demand talent and technology..


RPO or Bust

Sep 12, 2016 | Jon Hull

Is the Recruitment Process Outsourcing model dead? Has it lost its shine? Reading and hearing recent commentary in Industry news, and blogs, it appears that the model no longer works. Candidates and clients are being let down. There is a clamor for a new way….Or is..


It Starts With You: How RPO by Design Offers a Unique Approach

Aug 25, 2016 | David Whittingham-Jones

You may have recently seen that IBM Kenexa Recruitment Services, now IBM Talent Acquisition & Optimization, has been named a 2016 top Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) provider by several analyst firms.


A Leader in the Industry: Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ Report

Aug 16, 2016 | Mike Eby

You may have seen that Everest Group recently released its PEAK Matrix report for 2016, assessing RPO service providers based on market success and overall delivery capability.


Seeing the End All Along: Why RPO by Design Delivers Outcomes That Matter

Jul 18, 2016 | Amy Osorio

Just the other day, I was taking one of our clients through our newly articulated RPO by Design branding.


RPO by Design: Recruitment Innovation That Starts With You

Jun 20, 2016 | Ben Dillingham

Just a couple of weeks ago, I received the annual congratulatory announcement from LinkedIn that I had reached another workplace anniversary—my second year at IBM.