Press Releases

NPA, The Worldwide Recruiting Network elects board of directors.

May 25th, 2007 by The Imagination Factory

Grand Rapids, MI, USA
May 24, 2007

The membership of NPA, The Worldwide Recruiting Network has elected a new slate of representatives to its board of directors. The NPA board of directors is responsible for providing strategic leadership and direction to the member-owned international recruiting network. Each NPA director also owns and operates a member recruiting firm. As board members, directors establish NPA’s business plan, identify strategic priorities, develop an annual budget, and oversee network administration.

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NPA Announces 2006 Top Forty Firms

March 28th, 2007 by The Imagination Factory

NPA Announces 2006 Salary Data

February 21st, 2007 by The Imagination Factory

NPA Announces 2006 Salary Data

February 21, 2007NPA, The Worldwide Recruiting Network reports that 2006 salaries of placed candidates increased by 3.6% over the previous year. NPA tracks salary and other data for all placements reported by its 350 member firms. Executive Vice President Dave Nerz noted, “Both the number of placements and the reported starting salaries increased from 2005. These indicators confirm we are in an economy that is more favorable to candidates seeking work and more difficult for those companies looking to hire or retain employees. In times like these, it is important for hiring managers to seek the help of a professional recruiter to find the best-fit candidates, as opposed to job hoppers chasing higher salaries.”

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Alberta Member Recruiting Firm Wins Top Award

October 27th, 2006 by The Imagination Factory

October 27, 2006
WHEN THE SIGN OF THE TIMES SAYS “HELP WANTED”
It’s only fair that a Recruiting firm should win one of the city’s top awards
Edmonton, ABWith Alberta’s incredible skills shortage hitting headlines and airwaves at a national level, it only seems fair that an Edmonton recruiting firm should become an award-winner.

For over 30 years, Edmonton’s Harcourt Recruiting Specialists have been a mainstay of the Alberta business community. They have survived the hardships of the post-NEP era and the boom times before and after. They have won national awards for production and community service.

Today, President Judy Harcourt accepted another accolade as Small Business Owner of the Year from the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce.

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RSA Corp. Selected as Key Technology Partner for Camden Property Trust Project

June 15th, 2006 by The Imagination Factory

RSA Corp. Selected as Key Technology Partner for Camden Property Trust Project

June 15, 2006

RSA Corporation, a Houston-based full-service information technology consulting, management, and staffing company, announced it has been selected by Camden Property Trust as its technology partner for Camden’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne implementation.

Camden is one of the nation’s largest multi-family real estate trusts (REITs). RSA’s PartnerITSM technology deployment and integration team along with a Camden business team will establish a “core” system; enabling Camden to replace existing accounting and other financial applications with an integrated business process and technology upgrade.

Camden selected J.D. Edwards’ EnterpriseOne suite of applications as the foundation of their financial systems. Decisions for participants critical to the successful implementation of software and technology included the selection of RSA Corporation as the project’s technical implementation team.

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NPA, The Worldwide Recruiting Network is 50 Years Old

May 12th, 2006 by The Imagination Factory

NPA, The Worldwide Recruiting Network is 50 Years Old
May 12, 2006

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN: NPA, The Worldwide Recruiting Network, is announcing the celebration of its 50th anniversary. NPA, an international network of recruiting companies, is based in Grand Rapids, MI, and has members in 18 countries around the world.

NPA is under the direction of a newly-elected Board of Directors, chaired by Genie Matthews of Genie Matthews & Associates, a global recruiting firm operating from Fayetteville, NC. “The landscape of recruiting has changed substantially in 50 years, but some things remain unchanged by time and technology. Relationships and the value of a good business partner can be enhanced by the use of technology but rarely replaced,” says Genie. “I look forward to setting the vision for NPA over the next two years. There is much we can do to embrace change and grow our network around the world.”

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