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Manhattan receives highest pay

October 16, 2009

New York County, which includes the New York City borough of Manhattan, posted the highest average weekly wage of all U.S. counties in the first quarter of 2009 at $2,149, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. San Mateo County CA ranked second at $1,786. The county with the lowest...


Survey participants to receive staffing report

October 16, 2009

Receive a complimentary 30-plus page report on the current pulse of the U.S. staffing industry for participating in a 10-minute survey. If you offer temporary staffing, direct hire, retained search, temp-to-hire, professional employer organization/staff leasing, or outplacement in the U.S., you...


IT organizations cut contractor use

October 16, 2009

Information technology organizations cut the number of contractors used by 12% in 2009 from 2008 but held on to internal staff, according to an analysis by the CIO Executive Board, part of the Corporate Executive Board. In 2010, IT budgets are slated to remain flat, according to the analysis, wh...


Manhattan receives highest pay

October 16, 2009

New York County, which includes the New York City borough of Manhattan, posted the highest average weekly wage of all U.S. counties in the first quarter of 2009 at $2,149, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. San Mateo County CA ranked second at $1,786. The county with the lowest...


Nurses in Partnership buys Spokane firm

October 15, 2009

Nurses in Partnership Inc., an Agoura Hills CA-based healthcare staffing firm, announced it acquired TechGroup Inc., an allied healthcare staffing firm based in Spokane WA. The deal closed Oct. 8. Terms of the transaction were not announced. TechGroup's founder, Royce Drye, is returning to head...


Jobless claims fall by 10,000

October 15, 2009

The number of U.S. initial claims for unemployment insurance fell by 10,000, or 1.9%, to 514,000 in the week ended Oct. 10 from the previous week's revised number of 524,000, the U.S .Department of Labor reported today. The four-week moving average of claims fell by 9,000, or 1.7%, to 531,500 fr...


Firm hiring 700 temps for BMW

October 15, 2009

Augusta GA-based staffing firm MAU and its Tier One Solutions division held a job fair Wednesday to hire up to 700 temporary workers for the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg SC. MAU said pay for the jobs started at $13 an hour for the day shift and $14 per hour for the night shift. MAU (Ma...


Jobless claims fall by 10,000

October 15, 2009

The number of U.S. initial claims for unemployment insurance fell by 10,000, or 1.9%, to 514,000 in the week ended Oct. 10 from the previous week's revised number of 524,000, the U.S .Department of Labor reported today. The four-week moving average of claims fell by 9,000, or 1.7%, to 531,500 fr...


Firm hiring 700 temps for BMW

October 15, 2009

Augusta GA-based staffing firm MAU and its Tier One Solutions division held a job fair Wednesday to hire up to 700 temporary workers for the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg SC. MAU said pay for the jobs started at $13 an hour for the day shift and $14 per hour for the night shift. MAU (Ma...


Nurses in Partnership buys Spokane firm

October 15, 2009

Nurses in Partnership Inc., an Agoura Hills CA-based healthcare staffing firm, announced it acquired TechGroup Inc., an allied healthcare staffing firm based in Spokane WA. The deal closed Oct. 8. Terms of the transaction were not announced. TechGroup's founder, Royce Drye, is returning to head...