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The Planet Group Named a Largest Temporary Placement Firm and a Largest Executive Search Firm

BOSTON, MA (April 1, 2021) — The Planet Group, was named today by the Boston Business Journal as one of the “Largest Temporary Placement Firms” and one of the “Largest Executive (Contingency) Search Firms” in Massachusetts. Largest Temporary Placement Firm Twenty-two staffing companies were included on the Largest Temporary Placement Firms list on which The…
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The Planet Group Announces Agreement to Acquire I.T. Works Recruitment, Inc., an IT Recruitment Consulting Firm Specializing in Niche Technology Markets

Acquisition Further Expands Planet’s Technology Portfolio Allowing Expanded Staffing and Consulting Services CHICAGO, IL (April 1, 2021) – The Planet Group (“Planet”), a portfolio company of MidOcean Partners and leading provider of outsourced human capital and consulting solutions, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire I.T. Works Recruitment, Inc., a niche…
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5 Ways to Make Your Own Luck in the Job Search

With a year like 2020, we could all use a bit of good luck this spring. Every once in a while, circumstances align and new opportunities present themselves seemingly out of thin air. But, often, a string of what seems like good luck is actually the result of hard work. This can be especially true…
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The Planet Group’s CEO, Michael Stomberg, Named to SIA’s Staffing 100 North America List for 2021

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA (February 18, 2021) – Michael Stomberg, Chief Executive Officer of The Planet Group, has been named by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, to its 2021 North American Staffing 100 list. In its tenth year, the annual list of North American staffing leaders honors 100 notable…
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Six Ways Finding a Job and Finding a Mate are (Almost) Exactly the Same

Six Ways Finding a Job and Finding a Mate are (Almost) Exactly the Same   I have long compared finding a job to finding a mate. It is a bit cliché, but never has it been truer than now. Here are six ways finding a job and a mate are similar:   1. Creating the…
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Join Our Team!

We’re Hiring Ready to be part of something amazing? Join our team! The Planet Group has an immediate need for an Account Coordinator and Account Manager to join our Chicago-based office or work remotely.   Why work at The Planet Group? We go above and beyond for our clients and candidates (seriously, we’ve won awards…
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All Planet Group Staffing Companies Win ClearlyRated’s 2021 Best of Staffing Awards for Service Excellence

Fewer than two percent of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada earn the Best of Staffing designation Chicago, IL (February 2, 2021) — The Planet Group, a leading provider of outsourced human capital and consulting solutions, announced today that all their staffing companies have won Best of Staffing Awards for providing superior service to…
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The Planet Group Announces Launch of Planet Technology and Planet Professional

Formation Allows for Strategic Growth in the Company’s Core Areas CHICAGO, IL  (January 5, 2021) – The Planet Group (“Planet”), a portfolio company of MidOcean Partners and leading provider of outsourced human capital and consulting solutions, announced today that it has launched two new brands: Planet Technology and Planet Professional. Planet Technology will be formed…
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The Planet Group’s Chief Operating Officer Carolyn Durham Named to SIA’s Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing list

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA (November 17, 2020) — Carolyn Durham, Chief Operating Officer for The Planet Group, has been named by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, as one of the Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing for 2020. In its sixth year, this annual list recognizes women for…
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The Planet Group Announces Agreement to Acquire Interactive Business Systems, a Flexible IT Staffing and Solutions Provider

Acquisition Brings Enhanced Capabilities to Planet’s Tech Portfolio Allowing Expanded Service to Human Capital Clients CHICAGO, IL (November 13, 2020) – The Planet Group (“Planet”), a portfolio company of MidOcean Partners and leading provider of outsourced human capital and consulting solutions, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Interactive Business Systems…
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