ST. LOUIS, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TALX, provider of Equifax Workforce Solutions and a leader in human resource, payroll and tax-related services, today announced details of its participation in the upcoming HCMD (Human Capital Management for Defense) conference. HCMD will be held February 14-17, 2011 at the Sheraton National Hotel, Arlington, Va.
Approximately three million people work for the Department of Defense, making it the largest employer in the U.S. As such, managing human capital is an ongoing challenge and top priority. HCMD brings together stakeholders from throughout the Defense and Intelligence communities to discuss best practices for managing human capital.
TALX has a long-standing presence in the federal market. For example, TALX serves more than 150 clients with employment verification services across a wide range of federal agencies, representing more than 4,850,000 employees. Among other TALX offerings utilized by these agencies are I-9 management services, which reduce liability and achieve cost savings through paperless, electronic I-9s and an integration with E-Verify® and online talent assessment systems. The TALX Assessment Division, pan, entered the federal market in 2002 by becoming the assessment solution provider for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on the Transportation Security Officer (TSO) assessment program. Since that program's implementation, the company has tested more than 1,000,000 candidates for the role of TSO and has an expanded role in federal talent selection with other mission-critical jobs in the area of homeland security and law enforcement. TALX assessments currently serve over 20 clients in the federal market.
Dann Adams, President of TALX, commented, "TALX commitment to the federal market is evidenced by the number and caliber of agencies relying on our solutions to help manage their most strategic HR issues - it is a privilege to serve this significant group of clients."
TALX will exhibit in booth #6. More information about this event can be accessed at The 6th Annual Human Capital Management for Defense Event - HCMD.
TALX, provider of Equifax Workforce Solutions, a leader in human resource, tax and payroll-related services, is based in St. Louis. TALX holds a leadership position in automated employment and income verification as well as unemployment tax management. TALX provides over 9,000 clients, including three-fourths of Fortune 500 companies, with Web-based services focused in three employment-related areas: hiring, pay reporting and compliance. Hiring services include assessments and talent acquisition, onboarding, and tax credits and incentives. Pay reporting services include electronic time tracking, paperless pay and W-2 management. Compliance services include employment and income verifications through The Work Number, unemployment tax management and I-9 management. Equifax is a global leader in information solutions, empowering businesses and consumers with information they can trust. Equifax is a member of Standard & Poor's (S&P) 500® Index. Its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol EFX. For more information about TALX, access the TALX website at www.talx.com, or visit the Equifax website at www.equifax.com.