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Dallas Fort Worth Staffing Management Alliance

Dallas Fort Worth Staffing Management Alliance (DFW SMA) is a member services area of DallasHR providing specific resources and programming for recruiting, retention and other talent acquisition concerns.

DFW SMA is focused on providing the most essential and comprehensive resources available for recruiting, retention and all aspects of staffing management.

DFW SMA Meetings

DFW SMA offers quarterly educational luncheons* focused on talent acquisition knowledge and competency. Mark your calendar with these dates:

November 18 - The Secrets of a Master Sourcer
*All educational luncheons are approved for recertification credit. See specific session information by clicking on linked dates above.

Interested in presenting at a DFW SMA luncheon?

Interested in sponsoring a luncheon?

Recruiting Team of the Year Award (RTOY)

DFW SMA is proud to partner with the DFW Texas Recruiters Network to recognize best practices in our industry.

The “Recruiting Team of the Year” is chosen by a panel of judges and is based on the recruiting success and business impact of the recruiting teams during the last 12 months. The criteria evaluated includes accomplishments, customer satisfaction, usage of tools and technologies, community involvement, candidate experience, training and characteristics/values.

Next Awards Event:

February 25, 2016
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Prestonwood Country Club

Registration and nominations are now open for the 2015 awards event. More info...

Sponsorships available for this event. More info...

Past RTOY Winners
Corporate Gold: Santander Consumer USA 
Silver: Baylor Scott & White Health          
Bronze: Fossil
Rising Stars: RealPage, Inc.
Agency Gold: MDI Group
Silver: Timberhorn
Bronze: HumCap
Rising Stars: Thorn Network
Corporate Gold: FedEx Office
Silver: Parkland Health and Hospital System 
Bronze: Intuit
Agency Gold: High Profile Staffing
Silver: Agile
Bronze: MDI Group
Corporate  Gold: Pizza Hut
Silver: Citi
Bronze: Intuit
Agency  Gold: High Profile Staffing
Silver: Paladin Consulting
Bronze: Timberhorn

Staffing Management Resources

SHRM Staffing Management News

Recruiting Blogs – Blog website with free pre-recorded webinars, lists of available conferences, etc.

Brown Bag Recruiter – Offer blogs, news articles, training programs – Trends and technology news. Offer free video interviews with executive recruiters

Staffing Industry Analysts - Whitepapers:
Total Talent Management: Towards an Integrated Strategy for the Employed and Non-Employed Workforce – 36 page research document
Global Readiness Indicator – Easy grid defines considerations of business case, change management initiatives, current state & landscape and compliance & governance
Contingent Worker Engagement Best Practices – 11-page guide of step-by-step guidelines
Contingent Workforce Lexicon of Term – Brief descriptions of terms used in Best Practices Document

Recruiting & Staffing News (updated daily by SHRM)

Social Networking



Check out the DFW SMA group on HRConnect - the online network, available to DallasHR members only, to utilize for asking questions and seeking advice from peers.

For questions about DFW SMA, contact







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