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Volt names president of new division

July 14, 2009

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE: VOL) announced Larry Kaylor will serve as president of a new division -- Volt Consulting Managed Services Programs. The division will be comprised of managed services programs previously provided through its Volt Workforce Solutions staffing division and Pro...


Quiet M&A boom or business as usual?

July 14, 2009

People have been asking how many staffing firms have been going out of business as of late. Staffing Industry Analysts Director of Research and Analysis Jon Osborne discusses the new Pulse survey which sheds some light on the subject in The Contingent Blog. For the full blog, click here.


I wanted a V-shaped recovery but all I got was this lousy T-shirt

July 13, 2009

The June jobs data was consistent with an economic recovery that will be choppy and slow. Staffing Industry Analysts Senior Research Analyst Tony Gregoire writes more on this in The Contingent Blog. For the full blog, click here.


Office openings

July 13, 2009

Travel Nurse Across America, a healthcare staffing firm, announced it moved its executive and administrative offices to a new site. Meridian Partners announced the opening of a new office in Redwood City CA. Travel Nurse Across America announced last week it moved to a 21,000-square foot building...


I wanted a V-shaped recovery but all I got was this lousy T-shirt

July 13, 2009

The June jobs data was consistent with an economic recovery that will be choppy and slow. Staffing Industry Analysts Senior Research Analyst Tony Gregoire writes more on this in The Contingent Blog. For the full blog, click here.


Fortune revenue slips, but posts profit

July 13, 2009

Fortune Industries Inc. (AMEX: FFA), an Indianapolis-based professional employer organization, today reported a decline in revenue for its fiscal third quarter ended May 31, but posted net income after a loss in the year-ago quarter. The company posted third-quarter revenue of $15.4 million, down...


General Employment completes PSQ deal

July 13, 2009

General Employment Enterprises Inc. (AMEX: JOB) announced earlier this month that PSQ LLC completed its acquisition of 7.7 million shares for a total purchase price of $1.9 million, and the company announced changes to its management and board. Ronald Heineman was appointed as CEO and president,...


General Employment completes PSQ deal

July 13, 2009

General Employment Enterprises Inc. (AMEX: JOB) announced earlier this month that PSQ LLC completed its acquisition of 7.7 million shares for a total purchase price of $1.9 million, and the company announced changes to its management and board. Ronald Heineman was appointed as CEO and president,...


Office openings

July 13, 2009

Travel Nurse Across America, a healthcare staffing firm, announced it moved its executive and administrative offices to a new site. Meridian Partners announced the opening of a new office in Redwood City CA. Travel Nurse Across America announced last week it moved to a 21,000-square foot buildin...


Fortune revenue slips, but posts profit

July 13, 2009

Fortune Industries Inc. (AMEX: FFA), an Indianapolis-based professional employer organization, today reported a decline in revenue for its fiscal third quarter ended May 31, but posted net income after a loss in the year-ago quarter. The company posted third-quarter revenue of $15.4 million, dow...