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Feb 19, 2015, 20:22 ET

Robert Half Named To World's Most Admired Companies List

Ranked First in Industry by FORTUNE® Magazine Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI) announced today it has been ranked first...

Feb 19, 2015, 08:10 ET

CFOs Predict What Happens When You Empower Employees

 A little employee empowerment can go a long way if you're the boss, new research suggests. Roughly one in three (32 percent) chief financial...

Feb 19, 2015, 08:10 ET

CFOs Predict What Happens When You Empower Employees

Research Points to Productivity Benefits of Giving Up Control TORONTO, Feb. 19, 2015 /CNW/ - A little employee empowerment can go a long way if...

Feb 12, 2015, 16:12 ET
CIOs discuss security measures for the next 12 months

Surge in IT Security Measures Anticipated in 2015

Chief information officers (CIOs) are taking a multipronged approach to protecting sensitive company information, a new survey from Robert Half...

Feb 12, 2015, 09:47 ET

Surge in IT Security Measures Anticipated in 2015

Survey: Employee Training Top Priority for CIOs in Protecting Company Information TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Chief information officers...

Feb 11, 2015, 16:30 ET

Robert Half Announces Quarterly Dividend

Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI) today announced that its board of directors has approved an increase to its quarterly cash...

Jan 29, 2015, 16:02 ET

Robert Half Reports Fourth-Quarter And Year-End Financial Results

Annual Earnings Per Share at All-Time High  Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI) today reported revenues and earnings for...

Jan 22, 2015, 17:02 ET

Robert Half Announces Schedule For Fourth-Quarter Earnings Results And Conference Call

 Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI) today announced it expects to release fourth-quarter 2014 earnings results on Thursday,...

Jan 14, 2015, 09:30 ET

Struggling to Seal the Deal

Survey: Companies More Willing to Negotiate Salaries for Top Candidates –If They Can Find Them TORONTO, Jan. 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Companies...

Jan 14, 2015, 08:10 ET

Struggling To Seal The Deal

 Companies today are more willing to negotiate salary when hiring skilled job candidates compared to one year ago. In a survey from global...

Jan 12, 2015, 14:12 ET

6 High-Paying Jobs for 2015

Robert Half Salary Guides Reveal Tech and Creative Jobs With Rising Starting Salaries TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Salaries in the...

Jan 08, 2015, 10:00 ET

1 in 3 Lawyers Anticipates Making New Hires in the First Half of 2015

Litigation to Generate Greatest Number of Legal Jobs TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2015 /CNW/ - One-third (33 per cent) of lawyers interviewed for a new Robert...

Jan 08, 2015, 10:00 ET

Survey: One In Four Lawyers Anticipates Making New Hires In First Half Of 2015; Litigation To Generate Greatest Number Of Legal Jobs

 Slightly more than one-quarter (26 percent) of lawyers interviewed for a new Robert Half Legal survey said their law firms or companies will...

Jan 08, 2015, 08:10 ET

These Cities Have The Most Innovative Workers

 When it comes to creative thinking, professionals in Miami; Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; and Dallas lead the pack, suggests a recent Robert...

Jan 08, 2015, 08:10 ET

Keeping The Innovation Engine Running

Survey: CFOs Say Workers Generally Innovative, but Report Room for Improvement TORONTO, Jan 8, 2015 /CNW/ - In today's market, truly...

Jan 07, 2015, 08:05 ET
Salaries in the technology and creative fields are expected to continue their upward trend in 2015, according to the 2015 Salary Guides from staffing specialists Robert Half Technology and The Creative Group. Companies are making larger investments in digital initiatives, turning to big data for decision making, and using innovative interactive advertising campaigns to attract new customers. The result: high-paying career opportunities for professionals with expertise in these hot areas.

6 High-Paying Careers For 2015

 Salaries in the technology and creative fields are expected to continue their upward trend in 2015, according to the 2015 Salary Guides from...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:01 ET

Put Down Your Smartphone

Survey: Checking Email in Meetings a Frequent Occurrence, but Managers Don't Like It TORONTO, Dec. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Let's face it, we all check...

Dec 11, 2014, 08:10 ET

Survey: Checking Email in Meetings a Frequent Occurrence, but Managers Don't Like It

 Let's face it, we all check email during meetings. But it doesn't mean managers like it. While two-thirds (67 percent) of managers...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:10 ET

The Costliest Part of a Bad Hire Isn't What You Think

Survey: CFOs Say Lower Staff Morale and Productivity Are the Biggest Pitfalls of Poor Hiring Decisions TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - As expensive...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:10 ET

The Costliest Part of a Bad Hire Isn't What You Think

 As expensive as it is to replace a bad hire, the money isn't what concerns employers most. In a Robert Half survey, chief financial officers...