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Robert Half Tops Forbes' List Of America's Best Professional Recruiting Firms
MENLO PARK, Calif., May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI), the world's first and largest specialized staffing firm, announced today that the company ranked first on Forbes® magazine's 2017 list of America's Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

"To be identified as the best professional recruiting firm in America is an honor," said Harold M. Messmer, Jr., chairman and CEO of Robert Half. "This award is a reflection of the dedication to outstanding service and professionalism of our teams. We are proud of their commitment to providing companies with highly skilled interim and full-time professionals to meet even their most demanding business needs."

Forbes® magazine worked with online statistics firm Statista Inc. to determine the rankings. Robert Half received the top honor based on survey data of 20,000 recommendations from recruiters, human resources managers and employees who have worked with recruiting firms over the past three years. The companies receiving the most recommendations ranked the highest.

About Robert Half

Founded in 1948, Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized staffing firm and a recognized leader in professional consulting and staffing services. The company's specialized staffing divisions include Accountemps®, Robert Half® Finance & Accounting and Robert Half® Management Resources, for temporary, full-time and senior-level project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance; OfficeTeam®, for highly skilled administrative support professionals; Robert Half® Technology, for project and full-time technology professionals; Robert Half® Legal, for project and full-time staffing of lawyers, paralegals and legal support personnel; and The Creative Group®, for interactive, design, marketing, advertising and public relations professionals. Robert Half also is the parent company of Protiviti®, a global consulting firm that provides clients with consulting solutions in finance, technology, operations, data, analytics, governance, risk and internal audit.

Robert Half has staffing and consulting operations in more than 400 locations worldwide and offers job search services on its divisional websites, all of which can be accessed at



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