Daily News

Daily News-Staffing Industry Analysts RSS Feed Get the RSS Feed

People: Korn/Ferry, Locum Leaders, Salo

August 4, 2009

Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) named Eric Pikus as global head of consumer and commercial banking at its financial services practice. Pikus will also serve as a member of the company's CEO & board services practice. Pikus comes to Korn/Ferry from Heidrick & Struggles International Inc...


People: Korn/Ferry, Locum Leaders, Salo

August 4, 2009

Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) named Eric Pikus as global head of consumer and commercial banking at its financial services practice. Pikus will also serve as a member of the company's CEO & board services practice. Pikus comes to Korn/Ferry from Heidrick & Struggles International Inc....


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

August 4, 2009

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts: BRIEFING - Staffing Industry Stock Index analysis  * TrueBlue sizzles in July * SISI up 9.9% for the month, 19 gainers, 2 decliners * Industrial recovers first


Net income rises at SeatonCorp

August 4, 2009

SeatonCorp, a privately held staffing firm based in Chicago, reported Monday that net income rose 86% organically in the first half of the year. The company said net income benefitted from cost containment initiatives, several large client signings and strong results from its StudentScout divisio...


Allied Healthcare revenue down 16%

August 4, 2009

Allied Healthcare International Inc. (NASD: AHCI), a New York-based homecare and healthcare staffing firm that does all of its business in the United Kingdom, reported revenue fell 15.9% year over year to $63.1 million in its fiscal third quarter ended June 30. However, the company reported reven...


Wanted estimates 440,000 fewer jobs in July

August 4, 2009

Wanted Technologies Corp. estimates the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics will announce a loss of 440,000 jobs in July when it releases U.S. nonfarm payrolls on Aug. 7. The firm estimated a decline of 2,700 jobs in transportation and warehousing and a loss of 14,400 jobs in finance and insurance. H...


Number of online job ads flat in July

August 3, 2009

The number of U.S. jobs advertised online was relatively flat in July compared with June at approximately 3.3 million, according to The Conference Board's measure of online help-wanted ads released today. Total U.S. jobs advertised online rose by only 700 in July. "Online job demand has held rela...


Blog: Sandwiches and screening

August 3, 2009

A mayonnaise maker released a study that says sandwich preferences correlate with personality types. Could this spread to employment screening? One employment agency already expressed interest in the sandwich study. Staffing Industry Analysts Senior Research Analysts Noël Calvi writes about this...


U.S. manufacturing posts further improvement

August 3, 2009

The U.S. manufacturing sector contracted in July but at a slower rate than in June, according to the Institute for Supply Management's key purchasing managers' index for manufacturing released today. The index reading for July reached 48.9, the highest reading since August 2008. However, only re...


Blog: Sandwiches and screening

August 3, 2009

A mayonnaise maker released a study that says sandwich preferences correlate with personality types. Could this spread to employment screening? One employment agency already expressed interest in the sandwich study. Staffing Industry Analysts Senior Research Analysts Noël Calvi writes about this...