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Elkhart County posts biggest decline in employment in 4Q

July 21, 2009

Employment declined in 285 of the 334 largest U.S. counties from December 2007 to December 2008, according to preliminary data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor. Elkhart County IN posted the largest percentage decline, with a loss of 17.8% over th...


Staffing firms offered legal analysis on ECG proceedings

July 21, 2009

Staffing firms that are continuing to face the brunt of the Ensemble Chimes Global bankruptcy now have access to some legal analysis in the ongoing legal proceedings. The American Staffing Association is providing a whitepaper outlining potential arguments and defenses that may be available to...


Awards: AMN Healthcare, Bartech, CTG, Paramount

July 21, 2009

  AMN Healthcare, The Bartech Group, CTG and Paramount Staffing have garnered various awards recently. AMN Healthcare's news and career-focused Web site, NurseZone.com, was recently honored by the San Diego chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. NurseZone.com provides career-focuse...


Expansion of services: Volt, CDI, Talent Alliance

July 21, 2009

CDI, Volt Information Sciences and Talent Alliance recently expanded into new markets and strengthened their existing services. CDI IT Solutions, a division of professional staffing and services firm  CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI), said today that it will expand its information technology service cent...


Expansion of services: CDI, Volt, Talent Alliance

July 21, 2009

CDI, Volt Information Sciences and Talent Alliance recently expanded into new markets and strengthened their existing services.   CDI IT Solutions, a division of professional staffing and services firm  CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI), said today that it will expand its information technology service cen...


Staffing firms offered legal analysis on ECG proceedings

July 21, 2009

Staffing firms that are continuing to face the brunt of the Ensemble Chimes Global bankruptcy now have access to some legal analysis in the ongoing legal proceedings. The American Staffing Association is providing a whitepaper outlining potential arguments and defenses that may be available to...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

July 21, 2009

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts: INSIGHT - 2009 staffing company survey: Benefits offered to temporary workers * Most commonly offered benefit: paid vacation * 25% give same medical ins to temps as staff get * Vulnerable: Small firm benefits not competitive * IT staf...


Elkhart County posts biggest decline in employment in 4Q

July 21, 2009

Employment declined in 285 of the 334 largest U.S. counties from December 2007 to December 2008, according to preliminary data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor. Elkhart County IN posted the largest percentage decline, with a loss of 17.8% over the...


SI Report honored for excellence

July 20, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts, the nation’s premier research and analysis firm covering the contingent workforce, announced today that its Staffing Industry Report newsletter received the Gold 2009 Azbee Award for general excellence in the newsletter category. Additionally, the newsletter won B...


Leading index up 0.7%

July 20, 2009

The Conference Board reported its U.S. leading index of economic indicators rose for the third consecutive month in June by 0.7% to 100.9. With these gains, its six month growth has picked up to the highest rate since the first quarter of 2006.  Seven of the ten indicators that make up the board...