My intention with this blog is to look at tools, techniques and resources that I think you will find useful if you are specifically studying European labour markets or more generally... More
A recent spate of rebranding in the staffing world has highlighted the trend for placing capital letters in the middle of brand names. What would traditionally be written as two words... More
Many staffing firms like to use a portion of their marketing spend on sports sponsorships and it’s easy to see why. Sponsoring a sports team is an effective way to get better brand... More
A man has gone 37 years without washing, according to a report in The Western Australian.
Needless to say, someone who has not bathed in 37 years might have limited on-site job opportunities,... More
It’s a question that often comes up in the contingent workforce management world: Which is better to implement first? A vendor managed system (VMS) or a managed service provider... More
Last week, one of the staffing industry’s perennial news stories reappeared across recruitment and financial media once again – “Adecco in Hays bid speculation”. Like a slightly... More
What’s all the brouhaha about vendor neutrality? Historically, it didn’t exist. It’s a concept that evolved in the ’80s and ’90s. But today, customers do care about having... More