why randstad risesmart?

Randstad RiseSmart is one of the world’s largest providers of global contemporary career transition solutions that strengthen employer brands, improve retention, and re-engage talent. We partner with HR teams to produce unparalleled results and guide transitioning talent into, within, and out of organizations faster than the national average.

bigger impact 

  • 98% Randstad RiseSmart participant satisfaction = 2X brand protection
  • Dedicated team of three career professionals = market ready faster
  • 3X more coaching time with 80% lower candidate/coach ratio

faster results 

  • Faster employee landings = ~$1,000 savings in unemployment drawdowns per employee
  • 74% in-program landings = higher satisfaction
  • 60% faster landing time vs. the national average

unmatched value 

  • 100% of fees invested in services that matter
  • Contemporary model = 83% of landings at equal pay, or better
  • Outplacement services for life

for employers

a true business partner

We help HR professionals navigate organizational change with confidence, ease, and superior results. Our dedicated team of industry experts lessens the burden before, during, and after workforce transformations with innovative, customized solutions that deliver peace of mind and high ROI. To ensure your future business success, we provide lifetime cost-saving recommendations and best practices advice.

HR services

clear line of sight into results

Designed to empower HR professionals, our technology platform delivers real-time outplacement performance tracking and analysis, bank-level encryption, immediate insights into alumni employee sentiment, and the ability to easily share data and reports with business units around the globe.

technology for HR

for employees

career coaching

Randstad RiseSmart career coaches are matched on level, functional and industry expertise – not just geography. Our 80% lower candidate-to-coach ratios ensure individual employees have greater accessibility and 3 times more coaching time.

career coaching

resume writing and branding

Instead of asking job seekers to prepare their own marketing materials with little support from branding experts, we employ one of the world’s largest teams of professional resume writers to prepare professionally written resumes, social media profiles, and cover letters to get candidates market-ready faster.

professional branding

customized job leads

A personal job concierge hand-picks relevant jobs, identifies appropriate networking events and contacts, and creates connections to recruiters based on individual preferences and criteria to keep job seekers focused on the interview process.

job concierge

upskilling and reskilling

 A comprehensive approach to skilling provides job seekers with job market data, access to thousands of courses from multiple providers, handpicked course suggestions, and 1:1 guidance from career transition and learning professionals to help close skills gaps and land new roles more easily.


faster job connections

Connect with hiring managers and recruiters who are looking for job seekers in your industry and related industries by showcasing your skills and experience in a talent directory.

talent connections

patented, award-winning technology.

Innovative technology platforms provide semantically-matched and ranked job opportunities, networking recommendations, and the tools and resources your employees need to get market-ready faster.

technology for participants

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