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Please note that Recruiter Network is not currently active.  We are in the process of evaluating and revising the program to make it most beneficial to all participants.  If you have ideas or are looking to get involved once the program returns, please contact Sara Michael at

The goal of the Recruiter Network is to target out-of-state job seekers in an attempt to invite them to North Dakota to fill needed positions available within every sector of business while improving North Dakota’s image.
The current network is made of human resources professionals and recruiters who have joined because they are interested in collaborating to fill open positions within their company and the many other industries across North Dakota.

Specific benefits include:

  • Networking with other human resources professionals and recruiters.
  • Best practice sharing among major industries in North Dakota.
  • Resources and information provided to help in recruiting.
  • Serve as a sounding board among professionals to help recruiting efforts.
  • Regular quarterly meetings.

Recruiter Network Fact Sheet

Goals of the Recruiter Network

Through partnership and education, we have created a Recruiter Network, which will allow collaboration among businesses and recruiters to serve as a resource network. The Recruiter Network identified three major goals:

  1. Share best practices
  2. Help attract people to North Dakota                                     
  3. Sounding board for retention/hiring issues

Membership Details of the Recruiter Network

We encourage companies to have up to two representatives that can use the resources and attend meetings. Industries that are represented include higher education, manufacturing, agriculture, healthcare, energy, technology, state/government, retail, and human services. Meetings are on the second Wednesday of January, April, July, and October. Meetings are delivered in two ways – conference calls or hosted by members. The agenda will include round table discussions on current issues , best practices, education or recruitment and retention plans, and more. 

For more information or join the Recruiter Network contact Sara Michael at (701) 328-7291 or

If you are interested in attending a Recruiter Network Meeting as a guest or would like more information on the Recruiter Network, click the Interest Survey link below.

Interest Survey

You are invited to participate in this network whose goals are to share best practices, help recruit/retain workforce to North Dakota, and provide a support network of HR/recruiting professionals.  Please click the link below to register.

Membership Application