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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...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:14 ET
Washington, D.C., IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Washington, D.C., CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

Nineteen percent of Washington, D.C.-area technology executives surveyed  recently expect to expand their IT teams in the first half of 2015,...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:13 ET
Charlotte IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Charlotte CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Charlotte shows that 17 percent of Charlotte-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:12 ET
Boston IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Boston CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Boston shows that 16 percent of Boston-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:11 ET
Atlanta IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Atlanta CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Atlanta shows that 19 percent of Atlanta-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:10 ET
Seattle IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Seattle CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Seattle shows that 23 percent of Seattle-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:09 ET
Twin Cities IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Twin Cities CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

Fifteen percent of Twin Cities-area technology executives recently surveyed expect to expand their IT teams in the first half of 2015, according to...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:08 ET
Indianapolis IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Indianapolis CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 Twenty-one percent of Indianapolis-area technology executives recently surveyed expect to expand their IT teams in the first half of 2015,...