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Introducing “Salo’s guide to People-First workplaces” report

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In today’s market, talent is an organization’s biggest competitive advantage and scarcest resource.

Organizations are looking for ways to attract and keep top talent. So how can organizations get the talent they need? Focus on people. Talented individuals are looking for organizations that understand their needs. Organizations that empower talent have improved creativity, increased employee motivation, more trust in leadership, and are up to 21 percent more profitable1.

Enter Salo’s guide to People-First workplaces.

As a nationwide talent firm, Salo has a unique insight into the business challenges our clients face each year. Based on knowledge collected during our nearly 20 years in the talent industry, the Salo team created a proprietary model designed to help organizations put people first. The model identifies nine key organizational characteristics that are critical for talent and businesses to thrive.

Read our report to find out how your organization could become a People-First workplace.


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Salo is now part of Korn Ferry

Salo connects senior finance, accounting, and HR professionals with organizations that need their expertise. Joining Korn Ferry’s Interim Executive & Professional practice enables us to continue our twofold, people-focused approach: connecting people with meaningful careers where they can make a positive impact and offering innovative and customized business solutions for clients looking to tackle big challenges. Together with Korn Ferry, we are committed to putting people first, to build a world that works better together.

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Explore meaningful careers

Salo specializes in connecting finance, accounting, and HR experts with meaningful work. We know that being empowered to pursue work that matters means endless career possibilities. Therefore, we find roles tailored to your interests and goals, whether you want to advance your career, mentor and lead teams, innovate and collaborate with new partners, or work with clients of all sizes across industries. Find out how we can be your career partners.

Looking for a meaningful career? Learn more here.

Solve business needs

Combining Korn Ferry’s global reach with Salo’s customized client approach means we’re able to deliver world-class service to organizations of all sizes and in all industries. Because our people have functional backgrounds in finance, accounting, and HR, we have a holistic understanding of your business needs and challenges. Our pool of executive and professional talent is uniquely motivated to do the best work they can. No matter your business talent need, we are your trusted partner.

Looking for interim talent? Learn more here.