Tag Archives: recruiting

Joe Kopfman on AMERICAN SYSTEMS’ Market Strategies in Testing, Health IT & Human Capital Services

Chantilly, Va.-based AMERICAN SYSTEMS had an active 2016 with key events that included a major fifth-generation fighter jet testing services contract win and new health information technology services offerings for agencies — two key areas of growth for the government services contractor. Joe Kopfman, a four-decade company veteran, is one of the key leaders over …

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Jim Lawler on ICF’s GovCon Recruiting Agenda and Job Search Advantages for Candidates

Jim Lawler started the latest chapter of his three-decade human resources career in late 2014 when he joined Fairfax, Va.-based ICF International as senior vice president of HR. Lawler previously served as chief HR officer at TASC for four years and designed that company’s HR organization, compensation and benefits programs and …

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Candice Mendenhall, SVP of HR at ICF International, on Management, Veteran Hiring, and Her Consulting Background

Candice Mendenhall joined ICF International as senior vice president of human resources in 2008 after helping lead organizations including Freddie Mac and the Ratner Companies in HR leadership roles. As she discussed in this recent interview with ExecutiveBiz, Mendenhall has spent a good part of her career working in HR consultancy and …

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Lockheed Team Offering Agencies Cloud-Based HR System; Elmer Nelson Comments

Lockheed Martin and NGA.net‘s U.S. public sector are partnering to build a cloud computing-based recruiting and hiring system for federal agencies. StaffAcq360 is available to agencies on a software-as-a-service subscription basis from Lockheed’s General Services Administration Schedule vehicle, the company said Tuesday. Recruiters access the system through a web-based portal …

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HP To Update Army HR IT System

HP Enterprise Services has won two task orders from the U.S. Army‘s Human Resources Command to update technology infrastructure and applications used for recruiting. The company won the orders through the Army’s Information Technology Enterprise Solutions—2 Services contract vehicle and this project will include 30-percent small-business participation, HP said Tuesday. …

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Citizant Promotes Sheila Murphy to VP of Recruiting

Citizant has announced its promotion of Sheila Murphy to vice president of recruiting. Murphy will oversee corporate and contract employment opportunities and lead the company’s strategic recruiting initiatives. This is all part of a bigger plan for Citizant as it currently looks to fill more than 30 open positions for …

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USIS Hires New Recruiter

USIS, an Altegrity company, announced today Gary Rusiewski joins the company as director of talent acquisition. In this newly created role, Rusiewski will spearhead efforts to recruit employees who will advance the company’s goals. The position reports to Paul Dillahay, chief operating officer. Before joining USIS, Rusiewski worked for Booz …

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Survey: Recruiting Makes Going Global Tough for Tech

Many high-tech companies will have problems expanding globally because of talent recruiting, according to a new survey by Accenture. Only 17 percent of electronics and high-tech firms surveyed felt they are well-positioned to attract and retain the best talent worldwide. The survey also found that many of these companies have …

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Tuesday Tip Jar

This week has been HR executives galore: SRA’s Senior Vice President of Human Resources Mary Good shared with ExecutiveBiz three steps to solid employee engagement: employee engagement groups, social media, and dedicated HR partners. Jim Lawler, chief human resource officer at TASC, Inc., revealed how a steady inflow of talent …

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HR: Secrets to Finding and Keeping Talent

Recruiting and retaining top talent has always been a human resources departments’ biggest goal and challenge. So what is the secret to attracting and sustaining employees? Thinking outside the box, of course. Alion Science and Technology launched Alion University, which provides employees with distance-learning education on a wide array of …

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