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Certifications - Titan Nurse Staffing

March 13, 2009

Titan Nurse Staffing LLC, an Omaha NE-based healthcare staffing firm, announced it received the gold seal of approval from The Joint Commission.


Kelly sells 31 English offices

March 13, 2009

Kelly Services Inc. (NASD: KELYA) said Friday it sold 31 commercial staffing branches in England to Hexagon Staffing Solutions Ltd., which does business as Interaction Recruitment. Terms of the deal were not announced. The Interaction Group was founded in 1986 and has nine branches. The company f...


Contract watch - Agile-1

March 13, 2009

Agile-1, a Torrance CA-based staffing firm, announced that Allied Global Holdings will use its AllSourceRPS recruitment process outsourcing services and AccelerationATS applicant tracking software. Agile-1 will serve the company's operations in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom. Allied Gl...


CBS/Staffmark revenue falls 10%

March 13, 2009

Full-year 2008 revenue fell 10% year-over-year at commercial staffing firm Staffmark to $1.04 billion amid a difficult economic climate, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Staffmark represents the new brand name for CBS Personnel Holdings Inc. and Staffmark....


Certifications - Titan Nurse Staffing

March 13, 2009

Titan Nurse Staffing LLC, an Omaha NE-based healthcare staffing firm, announced it received the gold seal of approval from The Joint Commission.


Contract watch - Agile-1

March 13, 2009

Agile-1, a Torrance CA-based staffing firm, announced that Allied Global Holdings will use its AllSourceRPS recruitment process outsourcing services and AccelerationATS applicant tracking software. Agile-1 will serve the company's operations in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom. Allied Glob...


CBS/Staffmark revenue falls 10%

March 13, 2009

Full-year 2008 revenue fell 10% year-over-year at commercial staffing firm Staffmark to $1.04 billion amid a difficult economic climate, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Staffmark represents the new brand name for CBS Personnel Holdings Inc. and Staffmark. C...


Canada loses 82,600 jobs in February

March 13, 2009

Canada lost 82,600 jobs in February, and its unemployment rate rose to 7.7% from January's reading of 7.2%, Statistics Canada reported today. More than half of the job losses came from the construction industry, which shed 43,200 jobs. However, manufacturing added 24,700 jobs in February with foo...


Medical Staffing Network revenue down 20.6%

March 13, 2009

Fourth-quarter revenue at Medical Staffing Network Holdings Inc. (OTCBB: MNSW.PK) fell 20.6% to $113.7 million as demand eroded amid the recession. The Boca Raton FL-based healthcare staffing firm reported it closed 20 per diem locations in October and cut employment headcount during the quarte...


Volt staffing revenue falls 11.8% amid recession

March 13, 2009

Net staffing sales at Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE: VOL) fell 11.8% year-over-year to $425.0 million in the company's fiscal first quarter ended Feb. 1. The New York-based firm said the economic downturn hurt revenue with customers laying off workers and imposing hiring freezes. First-q...