Six years have passed since the end of our last recession. The economy has been making a slow recovery as evidenced, for instance, by low unemployment rates. Still, we are faced with decreased labor force participation and 5.5 million job openings as of May, 2016. Yet, at the same time, the staffing and recruiting industry has been growing faster than GDP and overall ... Read Full Article
About Rich Diaz
Rich joined Advanced Resources as President in 2009, bringing more than 15 years of experience working for high growth, results-oriented companies. Prior to Advanced Resources, Rich was a Managing Director at SolomonEdwardsGroup (SEG), a CFO services firm offering consulting, staffing, and search services. While at SEG he was responsible for opening both the Chicago and Kansas City markets. Prior to joining SolomonEdwardsGroup, Rich was the Area Managing Director for MPS Group a $2 billion dollar professional services firm, where he oversaw the Kansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma markets. While at the MPS Group, Rich was recognized as one of the top producers throughout the company. Rich started his career with Century Personnel which was acquired by SOS Staffing a $250 million dollar staffing firm based in Utah. While at SOS Staffing he served as an Area Manager, and managed as many as 10 branch offices throughout the Midwest.
Rich completed his BS Degree in Psychology from Northwest Missouri State University.