Recruiting Services

Whether you're filling an open position or designing your entire talent acquisition strategy — we've got the recruitment solution for you.

Recruiting Services

Whether you're filling an open position or designing your entire talent acquisition strategy — we've got the recruitment solution for you.

Search services for small to midsize organizations

Unlike head hunters or contingent search, our team keeps your culture and long-term success at the forefront of every job search. 

Concierge Search Management

Need support through the entire hiring process? We'll manage every step of the way — from job descriptions to the offer letter. Backed by our post-hire guarantee.

Recruiting Accelerator

Struggling to get candidates but don't need full search management? Tap our tech, tools, and talent with the recruiting accelerator package that fits your hiring needs (and budget).

What sets our recruiting services apart?


Our evidence-based process delivers talent that fits and sticks.


We share insights at each step to improve your hiring process long-term.


Your organization's success is all that our salaried recruiting team focuses on.

Results in action

In the news

Frey Foundation hires chief financial and operations officer

The Frey Foundation said Tuesday that it hired Ken Long as chief financial and operations officer. He brings 20 years of financial experience to the role.

The Frey Foundation partnered with Grand Rapids-based HR Collaborative to lead the nationwide search.

“We were committed to making this hire our highest priority, and we followed a process that resulted in a great hire,” said Holly Johnson, president of the Frey Foundation.

(Grand Rapids Business Journal)

Meals on Wheels appoints new CEO

In January, current CEO Brewster Hamm announced his intention to retire.

The board then contracted with local talent management firm HR Collaborative to lead a nationwide CEO search process, which resulted in the promotion of Wideman as the best fit for the role.

(Grand Rapids Business Journal)

Grand Rapids African American Health Institute announces search for executive director

The executive director will continue building the Grand Rapids African American Health Institute’s presence and widen the organization’s impact within West Michigan.

Micah Foster, PA-C, who has served as the interim executive director for the past year, will serve as a member of the search committee alongside the GRAAHI board of directors and HR Collaborative, which will be heading the search

(Grand Rapids Business Journal)

Jonathan Dornbos Joins Merchant Automotive as New General Manager / Integrator

To hire this role, Merchant Automotive partnered with HR Collaborative, an HR firm that also runs on EOS.

The partnership allowed Merchant to focus his time on getting to know the candidates and to see if they were the right fit for the company.

(Yahoo News)

What clients and candidates say

Patrick J. Conlin, Board Chair, 5 Healthy Towns

HR Collaborative did a masterful job of leading our search committee through the process of selecting a new CEO.  Given the limitations of COVID planning and our wide-ranging committee, HRC quietly and professionally led us to the finish line. 

HR Collaborative was able to find excellent candidates for the position and orchestrate the process. The committee got the salient points efficiently and in a way that let us move through the search and hire seamlessly and professionally.

Nate Koetje, CEO, Feyen Zylstra

HRC was a good fit for us because they hit the ground running. I found their process to be complete and well-thought-out.  What I appreciated is their willingness to look at what our expectations were and what we needed for our business, versus them telling me what I needed.

Christine Mwangi, Founder & President, Be a Rose

I had an extremely good interview with HR Collaborative in what was an Executive Director search. From the email correspondence that was extremely detailed and contained a lot of detailed information about the role to the actual phone interview, Michelle Sullivan at HR Collaborative ensured my comfort during the entire interview process. During the phone interview, I was very impressed with the intentionality that she took to read my application materials and ask questions that allowed me to highlight my experiences in unique and inclusive manners. I truly felt that I could be myself and shine at that moment. It is by far one of the most comfortable and professionally executed interviews I have had in my career.

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