Statement of work is the buzz word in today’s CW world. But there is a lot of ambiguity about what SOW really is. From my discussions with contingent workforce managers and industry... More
Axium International Inc.'s bankruptcy filing sent shock waves through the staffing industry - it owned Ensemble Chimes Global, the largest vendor management system, and provided payroll... More
OfficeTeam, a division of Robert Half International Inc., reported the results of a survey asking executives to describe the most embarrassing job interviews they had witnessed or... More
I went Christmas shopping this weekend, arriving at Macy's around 10AM. Even at this early hour, the cashiers were already overwhelmed with lines of customers six to eight deep. ... More
If you're like me, you've probably wondered for years, do CEOs indeed, senior management generally do they really do anything? Or are they just deadweight?
That question will probably... More
Staffing firm internal employment growth has been decelerating for some time, and with the recent mention here and there of industry cuts, it looks like such internal employment may... More
At last, staffing buyers have staffing firms at their mercy. The economy is in shambles. Staffing firms are cutting internal staff and offices. Many such firms, mom... More
Want to know what other staffing firms are charging for temp-to-hire conversions? How they calculate temp wage rates? How about what fees they pay for VMS and how much of... More
A funny thing happened on the way to the forum, the 2009 Executive Forum, that is.
In the course of putting together a presentation on some of our recent research, 'Research Ideas to... More
It happens every year. They marked the wrong date. They were ill. They blanked out. They wanted to save money, but now have non-buyers remorse, the shock of... More