PRESS RELEASES

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RiseSmart’s 2017 severance study gives employers insightful benchmarking data across industries and company size

March 22, 2017
Guide to severance reveals positive changes in payout, eligibility and benefits...

RiseSmart responds to labor market trend with redeployment solutions

February 28, 2017
RiseSmart helps companies retain talent with redeployment solutions for the modern workforce...

U.S. Patent Office validates RiseSmart’s innovation in outplacement with broad technology patent

February 23, 2017
SAN JOSE, Calif., February 23, 2017 — The United States Patent Office has granted RiseSmart, the leading provider of contemporary career transition services, a patent for ontology development for profile matching, the innovation powering the company’s sophisticated SmartMatch™ engine. RiseSmar...

RiseSmart launches global outplacement delivery network with representation in 70 countries

February 7, 2017
RiseSmart’s Network of Global Solutions (RiNGS) enables multinational employers to provide support to transitioning employees through a single point of contact...

RiseSmart accurately predicted outcome of The Big Game with unemployment rate approach

February 6, 2017
RiseSmart’s Big Game Predictor proven 75% accurate rate over last 37 years SAN JOSE, Calif., February 06, 2017 — Last week, RiseSmart, the leading provider of contemporary outplacement solutions, accurately predicted that New England would win The Big Game based on unemployment rates in the two ...

RiseSmart forecasts New England win based on Boston’s lower unemployment rate

February 1, 2017
RiseSmart’s Big Game Predictor achieves 75% accuracy rate over past four decades...

RiseSmart appoints Laurie Compartino as general manager of Canadian business

January 10, 2017
Compartino joins RiseSmart from parent company, Randstad, to lead and scale the company’s operations in Canada...

Silicon Valley Business Journal Names RiseSmart’s Dan Davenport as CFO of the Year 2016

December 6, 2016
SAN JOSE, Calif., December 6, 2016 — RiseSmart, the leading provider of contemporary career transition services, today announced Silicon Valley Business Journal has named its Senior Vice President of Operations and Finance, Dan Davenport, a CFO of the Year. The prestigious annual award recognizes ...

RiseSmart expands Australia and New Zealand support for multinational employers

November 29, 2016
SAN JOSE, Calif., November 29, 2016 — Through an agreement signed by its parent company, Randstad, RiseSmart today announced that it has broadened its outplacement support in Australia and New Zealand. RiseSmart is the leading provider of contemporary career transition services and is expanding gl...

RiseSmart Appoints Michael Gray as Vice President of Products

November 16, 2016
Gray Brings 15+ Years of Experience in the HR and Recruiting Space to the RiseSmart Team...