Talon RPO Blog

4 Interesting Sourcing and Recruitment Tools to Explore in 2018

recruitment, Sourcing, talent acquisition

The Talon RPO team is always on the lookout for new tech that can help to elevate our recruitment game. This week, LinkedIn Talent Blog writer Samantha McLaren published a fresh article with some interesting software leads that caught our eye. (To check out the original article, click here: http://bit.ly/6distruptiverecruitinghacks)

Talon RPO Opens a Salt Lake City Recruiting Office


In early October, Talon's Founder Matthew Burzon sold his South Burlington, Vermont condo, put most possessions into storage, and embarked on a 40 hour drive west to Salt Lake City's Cottonwood Heights neighborhood. With him was Erika Evarts, soon to become Talon's first  Utah Recruitment Associate.

What is an Hourly Search?

performance, recruitment, talent acquisition

If you’ve been studying the global staffing industry (or have been checking your spam filter), you may have noticed an increase in the number of staffing agencies offering recruitment services by the hour. The advancements in social media described above have given everyone a robust rolodex from which to recruit. Choosing to work with a recruiter by the hour can offer hiring entities an

What is a Retained Search (Executive Search)?

performance, recruitment, talent acquisition

Before you read this, you might want to read "What is a contingency search?" as a helpful starting point.

What is a Contingency Search?

performance, recruitment, talent acquisition

A contingent search is a recruiting arrangement where there is no remuneration paid to the staffing agency until a hire is made. From the client perspective, upfront financial risk is virtually nonexistent. While this may sound attractive, there are a number of downsides worth considering.

What is Recruitment Process Outsourcing?

management, performance, talent acquisition

RPO, Recruitment Process Outsourcing, is a form of business process outsourcing where an employer transfers all or part of its recruitment processes to an external provider. Working with an RPO provider is different than partnering with a headhunter or staffing agency; the RPO process is generally recognized as being more affordable, scalable, and customizable.

Talon's first video promotion!

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Talon Completes Fundraising Round, Partners with TD Bank

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The TalonRPO team extends our sincere gratitude to TD Bank and the select friends and family members that have committed to seeing us through our next stage of business growth. Talon has a sensational talent acquisition team in place, and is now properly positioned to provide ongoing support to our current and future clients' ever-increasing staffing challenges.

Talon hires Recruitment Consultant Michelle Rawls

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Michelle Rawls, Recruitment Consultant

Talon Recruitment is now d.b.a. Talon RPO

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On May 8th, 2017, Talon Recruitment revealed their new Talon RPO logo designed with the help of Dealer.com co-founder Ryan Dunn.