Strategic Alliances and Relationships

Robert Half has developed relationships with premier professional associations representing the fields and industries we serve. We are proud to support and work with these organizations to help define the challenges and opportunities facing the business community. As a result of these relationships, Robert Half is often called upon to assist with the hiring or job search needs of these organizations' highly skilled members.

Robert Half has strategic alliances and relationships in the following fields:

Relationships with Leading Financial Organizations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants® (AICPA)

Robert Half is proud to be the exclusive provider of financial staffing services through the AICPA Member Discount Program. With more than 400,000 members, the AICPA is the premier national professional association for all Certified Public Accountants. Its mission is to provide members with the resources, information and leadership that enable them to provide valuable services in the highest professional manner to benefit the public as well as employees and clients.

AICPA members can receive exclusive discounts from Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting and Robert Half Management Resources through the AICPA Member Discount Program.

American Payroll Association (APA)

Robert Half is proud to be exclusively endorsed by the APA and an honored sponsor of National Payroll Week. With more than 20,000 members, the APA is the leading society for payroll professionals. Dedicated to providing a forum for continual development and recognition of the payroll profession, the APA conducts more than 300 payroll education conferences and seminars across the country each year and publishes a complete library of resources. Additionally, APA offers two certification programs – the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) and Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) – that verify the specialized knowledge, skills and abilities of payroll professionals.

Accounting and Financial Women's Alliance (AFWA)

Robert Half is proud to support the AFWA and its mission of advancing women in the finance and accounting industry. Formerly the American Society of Women Accountants and founded in 1938, the AFWA has grown to more than 100 chapters throughout the United States. AFWA is dedicated to enabling women in all fields of accounting and finance to achieve their personal, professional and economic potential and to contribute to the future development of the profession.

Association of Latino Professionals For America® (ALPFA)

Robert Half is proud to be the Preferred Career Partner of ALPFA. With more than 23,000 members and 37 chapters, ALPFA is the leading professional association dedicated to enhancing opportunities for Latinos across all industries. Established in 1972, ALPFA is the first national Latino professional association in the United States.

Financial Executives International® (FEI)

Robert Half is proud to support FEI in its mission to advance the success of senior-level financial executives, their organizations and the profession. As the premier professional organization for senior corporate financial executives, FEI serves more than 11,500 members globally.

The Institute of Internal Auditors (The IIA)

Robert Half is proud to support The IIA in its mission to provide dynamic leadership for the global profession of internal auditing. Established in 1941, The IIA serves over 185,000 members in internal auditing, governance and internal control, IT audit, education, and security from more than 165 countries. The world's leader in certification, research and technological guidance for the profession, The IIA serves as the profession's watchdog and resource on significant auditing issues around the globe.


Relationships with Leading Technology Organizations (top)

Microsoft®Partner Network (MPN) External image

Robert Half Technology is proud to be a member of the Microsoft Partner Network with the following competencies:

Gold Competencies:
Application Integration
Cloud Productivity
Collaboration and Content
Devices and Deployment
Intelligent Systems
Midmarket Solution Provider

Silver Competencies:
Application Development
Data Analytics
Data Platform
Software Asset Management

These credentials demonstrate Robert Half Technology’s expertise in Microsoft solutions and give us access to resources from Microsoft to service our customers better.

International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners (IAMCP)
Robert Half Technology is proud to be a distinguished member and national sponsor of the International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners - US (IAMCP). IAMCP focuses on collaboration by connecting Microsoft partners from all over the world to leverage joint strengths, enhance relationships, and develop a community centered on innovation.


For more than ten years, Robert Half Technology has proudly supported HDI, a leading internal and external technology service and support professional association with more than 5,500 members worldwide. Robert Half Technology is dedicated to the recognition of the industry's best support center talent as the national HDI Awards sponsor, recognizing the Desktop Support Technician of the Year, Manager of the Year, Analyst of the Year, and Team Excellence awards at the annual HDI Conference each year. 

Oracle®(as a Gold Partner)

Robert Half Technology is proud to be a Gold Partner in the Oracle Partner Network. As a member in this program, Oracle has recognized Robert Half Technology for its commitment to establish Oracle related in–depth expertise and excellence in delivering Oracle products and services to uniquely address the challenges of joint customers and partners.


Relationships with Leading Legal Organizations (top)

Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)

The Association of Corporate Counsel is the "in-house bar association" of 37,000 attorneys employed in corporate legal departments. Robert Half Legal is ACC's exclusive staffing partner and is pleased to offer its members important industry information useful in managing their businesses and careers. ACC members also receive exclusive discounts when hiring attorneys, paralegals and project teams.

Association of Legal Administrators® (ALA)

With more than 9,000 members in 30 countries, ALA represents legal administrators who are leaders and industry experts on legal management issues such as finance, human resources, systems and technology, facilities, marketing and practice management. Robert Half Legal is proud to support the ALA in its mission to deliver management and leadership products and services to the global legal community.

Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA)

The Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) was founded in 1997 to advocate for the expanded hiring, retention, and promotion of minority attorneys in corporate law departments and the law firms that serve them. MCCA accomplishes its mission through the collection and dissemination of information about diversity in the legal profession. Robert Half Legal is proud to support the MCCA through its contribution to the Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. scholarship program.


Relationships with Leading Marketing & Creative Organizations (top)


Founded in 1914, AIGA is the world's largest and most influential design organization. AIGA oversees an extensive membership network of more than 22,000 professional designers and students and serves as the authority, resource and advocate for the entire communication design industry. Through a range of programs, AIGA stimulates thinking about design, demonstrates the value of design and supports designers across the arc of their careers. To address the unique opportunities and challenges faced by designers working in-house, AIGA partnered with The Creative Group (TCG) to form " INitiative," a program to help in-house designers make a greater impact at their companies, evolve professionally and connect with a broader network of peers.

HOW Magazine

The Creative Group is proud to support HOW magazine, the industry's leading creativity, business and technology magazine for graphic design professionals. Each issue provides a mix of essential business information, up-to-date technological tips, the creative whys and hows behind noteworthy projects and profiles of professionals who are influencing design. HOW is careful to address the needs of designers working in corporate design departments as well as those in design studios or in freelance positions - helping all of its readers to become more creative, more productive and more successful.

American Advertising Federation (AAF)

The American Advertising Federation (AAF) acts as the "Unifying Voice for Advertising." The AAF is the oldest national advertising trade association, representing 40,000 professionals in the advertising industry. The AAF has a national network of 200 ad clubs located in ad communities across the country. Through its 226 college chapters, the AAF provides 6,500 advertising students with real-world case studies and recruitment connections to corporate America. The Creative Group is proud to be among the nearly 100 blue-chip corporate AAF members that include advertisers, agencies and media companies, comprising the nation's leading brands and corporations.

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)

The Creative Group is proud to be the creative staffing agency of choice for RISD students and alumni. Founded in 1877, RISD has earned an international reputation as the leading college of art and design in the United States. Recently ranked #1 in Business Insider's survey of The World's 25 Best Design Schools, RISD is known for its phenomenal faculty of artists and designers, the breadth of its specialized facilities and its hands-on, studio-based approach to learning - one in which critical thinking informs making works by hand. Through the accomplishments of its 26,000 alumni, the college champions the vital role artists and designers play in satisfying the global demand for innovation.

Graphic Design USA (GDUSA)

For more than 50 years, Graphic Design USA has been a business-to-business information source for graphic design professionals. GDUSA covers news, people, research, trends, technology, products and services through its print and digital magazine as well as its website, newsletter and mobile app. The GDUSA brand also celebrates industry milestones and luminaries through featured awards and several national design competitions that showcase the best in Graphic Design, Inhouse Design, Web Design, Package Design, Healthcare Design and Digital Design. The Creative Group is a proud sponsor of several of these awards and competitions, and regularly contributes content for GDUSA publications.


Relationships with Leading Cross Industry Organizations (top)

Dress for Success® 

Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.™ 

Robert Half is proud to have been awarded's Age-Friendly Employer Certification, which is an initiative to identify employers who maintain policies, practices and programs consistent with employment of people age 50 and older based solely on their proficiency, qualifications and contribution. This certification indicates an employer's recognition of the unique value of age 50+ workers as well as their commitment to providing meaningful employment, development opportunities and competitive pay and benefits.