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Dice acquires AllHealthcareJobs.com

June 11, 2009

Dice Holdings Inc. (NYSE: DHX) announced it acquired AllHealthcareJobs.com, a job Web site focused on the healthcare industry. Dice operates the Dice.com job board Web site for information technology professionals. The company also operates eFinancialCareers.com, for financial jobs, and Clearan...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

June 11, 2009

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts. INSIGHT - Retained search growth update*Sector plunges in 1Q09*Economic trends portend continued decline*Staffing Industry Analysts projects 40% contraction in 2009 BRIEFING - Economic indicators update*Leading indicators getting less n...


Pomeroy deal draws second lawsuit

June 11, 2009

Pomeroy IT Solutions Inc. (NASD: PMRY) said a second stockholder lawsuit was filed to prevent the company from being acquired by founder David Pomeroy II, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The new lawsuit was filed May 29 in Delaware court by shareholder Mi...


Beige Book reports signs of staffing recovery

June 11, 2009

Staffing firms reported "some modest signs of recovery," according to the Federal Reserve Beige Book released Wednesday. Staffing firms contacted in the Boston, Atlanta, Chicago and Dallas Federal Reserve Districts cited stabilization or slight improvement in employment trends, according to the B...


Census finds staffing revenue down 11%

June 10, 2009

First-quarter revenue in the U.S. employment services industry fell 10.5% year-over-year to $41.18 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau reported today. First-quarter employment services revenue fell 11.7% compared with the fourth quarter. The employment services industry category includes employment...


Volt staffing revenue falls 24%

June 10, 2009

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE: VOL) reported today that net staffing revenue fell 24.1% year-over-year to $383.9 million in its fiscal second quarter ended May 3. The New York-based firm said the economic slowdown hurt sales as staffing customers cut their use of contingent labor, put on...


Volt staffing revenue falls 24%

June 10, 2009

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE: VOL) reported today that net staffing revenue fell 24.1% year-over-year to $383.9 million in its fiscal second quarter ended May 3. The New York-based firm said the economic slowdown hurt sales as staffing customers cut their use of contingent labor, put on h...


TeleTech hires 4,000 temps for TV transition

June 10, 2009

TeleTech Government Solutions LLC announced it hired 4,000 temporary workers after it was selected by the Federal Communications Commission to provide telephone assistance to consumers installing digital television converter boxes. The company will provide assistance both before and after the Jun...


Korn/Ferry fee revenue falls 49%

June 10, 2009

Executive search firm Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) announced revenue fell 48.6% year-over-year in its fiscal fourth quarter ending April 30 as the number of executive search engagements opened fell 36.5% and the average fee per engagement slipped 25.2%. North America fourth-quarter f...


Korn/Ferry fee revenue falls 49%

June 10, 2009

Executive search firm Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) announced revenue fell 48.6% year-over-year in its fiscal fourth quarter ending April 30 as the number of executive search engagements opened fell 36.5% and the average fee per engagement slipped 25.2%. North America fourth-quarter...