Firms Form Organization to Reduce Recruiting Costs

July 10, 2008 ( - A group of Fortune 500 companies has launched an organization created to build a free, exclusive, and perpetually growing pool of job candidates to reduce members' cost of recruiting.

AllianceQ continually matches job candidates to employment vacancies across all its member organizations. It gives participating companies a free way to source new job candidates, and allows them to offer those job candidates they cannot hire opportunities with other AllianceQ members.

The announcement said the Alliance’s goal is to provide its members with a zero cost recruitment solution for three out of every five jobs.

AllianceQ was conceived, formed, and implemented by QuietAgent ( – a third generation recruitment solution. Founding members of the Alliance include Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP), Baxter, Best Buy Co., Inc., Entergy Corporation, FPL Group (Florida Power & Light Company, FPL Energy), Starbucks, and Wachovia Corporation.

Information about joining AllianceQ is available at .