HRO Today Launches First HRO Today Services and Technology Association Summit

Winners of the Annual North America Association Awards will be Announced Philadelphia, PA – January 30, 2018 – HRO Today, a leading publication in the HR industry, has announced the launch of its first HRO Today Services and Technology Association Summit – a conference and training retreat for HR services and technology providers, analysts and […]

Relocation And The New Hire

More care is needed to address the emotional experience By Russ Banham It’s one of the most difficult decisions a person must make—whether or not to take the job offer that requires relocation to a new city. The way that this delicate decision is handled by the hiring organization may determine the new employee’s level […]

2011 Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings: Relocation Providers

Top Relocation Providers The rankings contained within the Baker’s Dozen for relocation, and other service areas, in HRO Today are based on customer survey data. The indices result from a multi-step process. HRO Today identified the top relocation and training providers. Our survey research team then asked providers to identify customers to be surveyed. Using […]

Standing Out From the Crowd

Five thought leaders from the HRO Today Forum  share HR insight and wisdom.   In The Wisdom of Crowds, author James Surowiecki relates a story about the famously snobby 19th Century anthropologist Francis Galton. A pioneer of surveys and statistics, Galton delighted in producing research that was designed to show the stupidity of the hoi polloi (no […]

Instituting a Gold Standard for HR Services

After reinventing herself, Hertz CHRO LeighAnne Baker helps the world’s biggest car rental brand do the same through selective outsourcing. by Andy Teng The Hertz Corp. has seen a lot of changes during the past few years, bouncing between various owners and public and private status. In 2005, after a private equity group bought Hertz […]

Baker’s Dozen Relocation:Buyers Rank Top Relocation Providers

Our Annual Relocation listing. by HROT Staff In our annual look at the corporate relocation market and the full-service providers who cater to it, we have made some important changes this year that we hope will truly help you, the buyer, to choose the right one for your organization. This year, we contacted 57 vendors […]

The Baker’s Dozen: Training and Development

The top providers of training and development outsourcing. by HROT Staff For the second year in a row, HRO Today goes back to school with a feature on the top players in training and development (T&D). To see which vendors made the grade, we contacted more than 30 learning providers to gather some key data […]

Effectively Managing the HRO Contract Development Process

Myriad contractual considerations exist when striking up a deal. Here’s a look at items that must be included in the agreement and things to avoid. by William B. Bierce As we look forward to a new year of HR outsourcing, it is helpful to take a look at lessons learned from recent experience. In this […]

HRO Boosts Unilever’s Brand-wagon

Accenture’s just-announced seven-year, $1 billion HRO contract with Unilever sets new standards for scope and scale. In an HRO Today exclusive, we meet the HR transformation leader behind the initiative and his secrets to HRO success in 100 countries simultaneously. by Jay Whitehead For those of you on the cocktail-party circuit, here is a business […]