At Spherion, our core values act as guides for how we operate, and we are proud to be recognized for living out those values. We’ve been recently recognized by business pillars like Forbes, Entrepreneur and the World Staffing Summit for our continued work driving careers in the communities we serve. These franchise awards showcase the positive, ambitious, caring community we’ve cultivated for current and potential franchise owners, employees, job seekers and clients. And, they also help us achieve our goal of becoming one of the top staffing agencies to work for.

Our Core Values

At Spherion, we’re all about supporting people’s careers, helping our franchisees grow and prosper and bettering the communities we serve. Our core values, listed below, help guide us in that work.

  • We are Local – We run local businesses that impact the diverse places we call home. 
  • We are Resourceful – With resilience and grit, we turn obstacles into opportunities, engaging our people, our expertise and our tools to get the job done. 
  • We are Engaged – We work together with candidates and clients to achieve the results they want for their career or business.
  • We are Insightful – We look past job descriptions and resumes to see what’s really there. 
  • We are Invested – Our franchisees’ passion and commitment to their businesses and the communities they serve attracts colleagues whose care and dedication mirror our own. 

By living out these core values, we are able to achieve recognition by top publications and other notable organizations.

Safety Standard of Excellence Award

Safety Standard of Excellence

We are honored to have been recognized with the American Staffing Association’s Safety Standard of Excellence award for our commitment to the health and safety of our employees. We work with all franchisees and clients to ensure we provide job seekers with opportunities that are safe. Ensuring our employees can safely work while providing for their families is of utmost importance. 

Entrepreneur Franchise 500 

We are proud to be recognized as a premier franchise brand by Entrepreneur Magazine. The publication’s annual Franchise 500 ranking is the original and most comprehensive franchise ranking in the franchise industry. As a leading brand in the staffing, recruitment and employment-related services category, we are also thrilled to be ranked in the top 15% of all brands on the list.

Spherion is a top franchise business on

Coming in at #3 on’s list of the Best Business Service Franchises, we are proud to be recognized as a pillar brand in the business service franchise sector. Awarded to franchise brands that excel in their niche, the assessment process highlights how a franchise operates and how well it can achieve its objectives. With strong feedback from multiple clients, Spherion will build on that feedback to elevate the brand to new heights.

Spherion is recognized as a top staffing firm by the World Staffing Awards

World Staffing Awards

Staffing is what we do best – and our recent ranking as a Top 10 Staffing Firm and Top Staffing Company to Work For in 2022 by World Staffing Summit further establishes Spherion as an authority in the staffing industry. On top of being one of the top staffing agencies, our CEO Rebecca Tijerino is also a member of the Top 100 Staffing Leaders list!

Spherion's Rebecca Rogers Tijerino is recognized as a 2021 Woman of Wonder by Franchise Dictionary

Women of Wonder

Our esteemed CEO Rebecca Rogers Tijerino was also recognized in Franchise Dictionary’s 50 Women of Wonder as a top female leader in the franchising industry. The 50 Women of Wonder meet all or most of the following criteria to be considered for inclusion: empower other women to succeed; help others with their business; fill a niche in the market that benefits families and other women; disrupt a business category and inspire others to make a change. We are thrilled to see Rebecca continue her positive influence on the Spherion brand as a whole.

We are proud of our work and accomplishments to become one of the best staffing firms in the U.S. Our franchise community is made up of savvy, caring, and ambitious business leaders who live out our core values and drive careers in the communities they serve. Ready to join an award-winning franchise community? Connect with us today to learn more about franchising with Spherion!

About the Author
Dan Brunell
Dan Brunell

Dan Brunell

Regional Vice President of Franchise Development

Dan’s background as a senior executive in the staffing industry and founder of a top franchise brokerage equips him with more than 30 years of experience helping prospective franchisees succeed.