TalentRISE provides tailored, high-touch consulting and recruitment solutions to meet an organization’s most pressing talent acquisition challenges. The firm’s core service offerings, delivered by a partner-led team of senior consultants and expert recruiters, include retained executive search to fill critical leadership roles; on-demand, project-based contract recruiting for scalable support of internal resources or longer-term recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) solutions; and talent acquisition consulting to help formulate a roadmap for sustained competitive advantage.

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13 Rules for Getting the Most Out of Your Executive Search Firm

In many organizations, recruitment for top echelon positions is time-consuming, expensive and often even contentious when decision-makers aren’t on the same page. For most businesses, retained search firms offer the best answer to filling senior level positions. The retainer-based model commits the search firm to focus their resources in a proactive, systematic search to find

TalentRISE Names Partner

Chicago-based executive search firm TalentRISE has promoted Allicia Hahn to partner. “I am very pleased to officially welcome Allicia as our fifth partner in the firm,” said Rick Gray, TalentRISE chief executive officer. “Since arriving nearly two years ago, she has contributed tremendous value to our business and long-term growth objectives, and as important, sets an enviable leadership

Employers Report Strongest Q2 Hiring Outlook In 10 Years

Forty five percent of U.S. employers plan to hire full-time, permanent employees in the second quarter – a significant jump from 34 percent last year and the highest percentage for the quarter dating back to 2007, according to CareerBuilder‘s latest forecast. Temporary hiring is also expected to experience a double-digit boost year-over-year with nearly half of

12 Reasons Why Companies Hire Executive Search Firms

Employers typically use an executive search firm when a top job opening is important enough, senior enough and when discretion is at a premium. These three factors warrant the investment of bringing in a search firm. And an investment it is. Retaining a recruiting firm will likely cost a minimum of $75,000, but that figure

Shiftgig Secures $20 Million In Funding as Gig Trend Takes Off

By 2025, most workers (70 percent) and employers (68 percent) agree that a majority of the workforce will be employed in gig positions. That reality is likely driving new and existing investors to contribute $20 million in funding to Shiftgig, a marketplace that connects U.S. employers with workers seeking short term positions. The funding comes from


HealthScape Advisors Selects TalentRISE to Provide Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) Services

CHICAGO, March 29, 2017 — HealthScape Advisors, a rapidly growing management consulting firm serving the healthcare industry, has engaged TalentRISE for recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) services. Under the new agreement, TalentRISE will provide end-to-end recruitment services in support of HealthScape’s forecast 2017 hires for all consulting positions and technical roles supporting the Pareto Intelligence division. TalentRISE Partners J.

AArete Retains TalentRISE to Conduct Search for Managing Director

CHICAGO, January 24, 2017 — Executive search and recruitment solutions firm TalentRISE has been retained to recruit a Data Analytics practice leader for operations strategy consulting firm AArete. The Managing Director position will report to the CEO and be based in Chicago. The search is being led by Partner J. James O’Malley and Director Jennifer Chapman of TalentRISE’s

Intersect Illinois Retains TalentRISE to Conduct Search for State’s Business Development Leader

CHICAGO, November 17, 2017 — Intersect Illinois, the state’s private economic development agency established earlier this year, has retained executive search, consulting and recruitment solutions firm TalentRISE to conduct its search for a business development leader. This key leadership role encompasses recruiting, directing and managing staff, policy and programs to retain and expand existing targeted industries in Illinois

TalentRISE Places Client Services Director at Root Inc.

CHICAGO, October 19, 2016 — We are excited to announce that Ms. Aubrey Gavron-McCarthy has agreed to join our client Root Inc. as a Client Services Director based in their Chicago office, effective October 10. She reports to Mr. Phil Hamburg, Vice President of Strategic Growth for Root Inc. Most recently, Aubrey was with HelloWorld as a Director of Business Development

TalentRISE Places John Marchisin as a Managing Director at AArete

CHICAGO, September 8, 2016 — We are excited to announce that Mr. John Marchisin has agreed to join our client, AArete, as a Managing Director for their healthcare provider consulting practice based in New York, effective August 28. He reports to Mr. Loren Trimble, CEO of AArete. Most recently, John was with PricewaterhouseCoopers in their healthcare advisory practice and prior to