PeopleScout Certified as Smartchoice® Preferred Provider by Brandon Hall Group

November 16, 2021

Brandon Hall Group, the leader in Empowering, Recognizing and Certifying Excellence in Human Capital Management recently announced that PeopleScout is certified as a Smartchoice® Preferred Solution Provider, confirming that PeopleScout is a global leader in RPO, MSP, Total Workforce Solutions and Talent Advisory. 

Chicago — November 16, 2021 — After an extensive review, Brandon Hall Group confirms that PeopleScout is living their mission to connect people and work as a global leader in talent solutions focused on finding, engaging and delivering the best talent to its client base. 

“Organizations looking for talent acquisition support in these unique times need look no further than PeopleScout,” said Michael Rochelle, Brandon Hall Group’s Chief Strategy Officer. “They are well-equipped with deep expertise across the talent solutions needed to lead employers through the hiring challenges they are facing today and into tomorrow.”  

The analyst team at Brandon Hall Group has spent a considerable amount of time understanding PeopleScout as well as the market they operate. The team has conducted in depth briefings and a thorough evaluation of PeopleScout’s product and service value proposition. 

Brandon Hall Group’s Smartchoice® Preferred Provider Program provides a world-class membership center for knowledge, resources and advisory support to the entire PeopleScout organization to ensure our certification is a reflection of the highest standards a Provider can attain in the market.  

“As organizations face hiring challenges and worker shortages, we are committed to supporting them every step of the way with the experience and expertise they need to connect with critical talent,” said Taryn Owen, President and COO of PeopleReady and PeopleScout. “We are pleased to receive this certification from Brandon Hall Group—it is powerful validation of our dedication to meet and exceed our client’s talent acquisition goals.” 

Brandon Hall Group has consistently been the leading independent analyst firm and confirms that PeopleScout offerings measurably benefit the organizations they work with. 

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About Brandon Hall Group Inc.  
Brandon Hall Group is the only professional development company that offers data, research, insights and certification to Learning and Talent executives and organizations. The best minds in Human Capital Management (HCM) choose Brandon Hall Group to help them create future proof employee development plans for the new era.  

For over 27 years, we have empowered, recognized and certified excellence in organizations around the world influencing the development of over 10,000,000 employees and executives. Our HCM Excellence Awards was the first to recognize organizations for learning and talent and is the gold standard, known as the “Academy Awards of Human Capital Management.” 

Our cloud-based platform delivers evidence-based insights in the areas of Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Diversity and Inclusion, Talent Acquisition and HR/Workforce Management for corporate organizations and HCM Solution Providers. 

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About PeopleScout 
PeopleScout, a TrueBlue (NYSE:TBI) company, is a leading RPO provider managing talent solutions that span the global economy, with end-to-end MSP and talent advisory capabilities supporting total workforce needs. PeopleScout boasts 97% client retention managing the most complex programs in the industry. The company’s thousands of forward-looking talent professionals provide clients with the edge in the people business by consistently delivering now while anticipating what’s next. Affinix™, PeopleScout’s proprietary talent acquisition platform, empowers faster engagement with the best talent through an AI-driven, consumer-like candidate experience and optimizes the talent process through data and actionable insights. Leveraging the power of data gleaned from engaging millions of candidates and contingent associates every year, PeopleScout enhances talent intelligence for clients across more than 70 countries with headquarters in Chicago, Sydney and London and global delivery centers in Toronto, Montreal, Bristol, Krakow, Gurgaon and Bangalore. For more information, please visit  

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