Staff Management | SMX ensures that clients and their brands are protected from risk, with certifications from key agencies and active participation in organizations that drive best practices in compliance and safety. Our involvement in key industry groups provides us with ready access to timely information on laws and regulations that impact the staffing providers and clients, industry trends and emerging thought leadership and industry learning resources.
U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement IMAGE Program
Staff Management | SMX is the only staffing provider to attain charter membership in the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement IMAGE Program. Our nearly decade-long partnership with IMAGE offers clients the greatest risk mitigation and brand protection available in the area of employment verification. Our IMAGE membership helps protect clients against liability, audits, financial penalties, worksite enforcement actions and negative publicity. We work closely with clients to achieve government verification of workforce eligibility and ensure compliance with federal contractor requirements and state laws.
Workers’ Compensation Risk Certification (WRC)
In 2011, Staff Management | SMX obtained Workers’ Compensation Risk Certification (WRC) designation. This elite and staffing-specific designation confirms that our safety and risk management practices exceed industry standards for operational excellence. This achievement sets us apart from competitors and allows us to reduce workplace injuries and protect our associates while offering the highest level of service to clients. Our WRC designation provides tools to continue upholding elite safety and risk management standards, and to promote effective safety partnerships between Staff Management | SMX and our clients.
American Staffing Association (ASA)
Staff Management | SMX has been an active member of the ASA since 1991. The ASA has been the voice of the U.S. staffing industry since 1966, promoting flexible employment opportunities and staffing excellence. ASA and its affiliated chapters promote the interests of the industry through legal and legislative advocacy, public relations, education and the establishment of higher ethical conduct standards. Staff Management | SMX believes strongly in upholding the highest standards for integrity and service promoted by the ASA and actively supports the ASA in its efforts to lead continuous improvement in the industry.
National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)
Staff Management | SMX has been a member of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) since 2009. NMSDC provides a direct link between corporations and minority-owned businesses. NMSDC is one of the country’s leading business membership organizations that provide increased procurement and business opportunities for minority-owned businesses of all sizes. NMSDC regional councils certify and match more than 15,000 minority-owned businesses with member corporations enabling those corporations to purchase goods and services from the minority-owned businesses to promote success for everyone involved. Staff Management | SMX believes diversity is an essential component of our supply base and clients can rely on us to share their commitment toward a diverse workforce and a diverse supplier base.
Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA)
Staff Management | SMX has been a corporate member of the Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) for over a decade. SIA is the premier research and analysis firm covering contingent workforce and temporary staffing topics. SIA’s independent and objective insights are generated by the organization’s proprietary research, data, support tools, publications and executive conferences. SIA provides a competitive edge to decision-makers who supply and buy staffing services. SIA also covers third-party placement, outplacement and staff leasing (PEOs). Staff Management | SMX is committed to keeping our own teams and our clients informed on the latest trends, best practices, processes and technologies that affect workforce and supplier performance, productivity, compliance and safety. Our active engagement with SIA helps ensure we are providing the kind of insights, advice and service that drive client success.
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners Corporate Alliance
Staff Management | SMX has been a corporate member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) Corporate Alliance since 2014. ACFE is the world’s largest anti-fraud organization and the premier provider of anti-fraud training and education. Together with more than 75,000 members, the ACFE is reducing business fraud worldwide and inspiring public confidence in the integrity and objectivity within the profession. Our membership supports the implementation of anti-fraud best practices in our organization and provides our team access to leading tools, training and resources.