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Jobless claims post decline

August 6, 2009

The number of U.S. initial claims for unemployment benefits fell 6.5% to 550,000 in the week ended Aug. 1 from the previous week's revised number of 588,000, the U.S. Department of Labor reported today. The four-week moving average of claims fell 0.9% to 555,250 from the previous week's revised a...


People: Corestaff, Korn/Ferry, Analysts

August 6, 2009

Corestaff Services named Greg Wykoff as VP and general manager of its Northeast/Mid-Atlantic region. Wykoff comes to Corestaff from Strategic Business Alliance Inc. Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) announced that Jeffrey Wierichs joined its New York office as senior client partner and m...


On Assignment revenue falls 35%

August 6, 2009

On Assignment Inc. (NASD: ASGN) reported second-quarter revenue declined 34.8% year over year to $101.8 million. However, the Calabasas CA-based healthcare and professional staffing firm reported second-quarter physician staffing revenue rose 6.9% year over year to $23.3 million. Second-quarter...


People: Corestaff, Korn/Ferry, Analysts

August 6, 2009

Corestaff Services named Greg Wykoff as VP and general manager of its Northeast/Mid-Atlantic region. Wykoff comes to Corestaff from Strategic Business Alliance Inc. Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) announced that Jeffrey Wierichs joined its New York office as senior client partner and me...


Cross Country revenue dips 13%

August 6, 2009

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASD: CCRN), a Boca Raton FL-based healthcare staffing firm, announced second-quarter revenue fell 12.8% year over year to $149.0 million. Second-quarter nurse and allied revenue fell 40.8% year over year to $78.6 million. Clinical trials services revenue declined...


Monster jobs index falls three points

August 6, 2009

The Monster Worldwide Inc. employment index fell three points in July from June to a reading of 114 amid the seasonal summer slowdown, Monster Worldwide Inc. reported. The index is down 43 points from a year ago. "The decline in U.S. online recruitment activity at the beginning of the third quar...


Analysts International revenue down 51%

August 6, 2009

Second-quarter revenue fell 50.6% year over year at Analysts International Corp. (NASD: ANLY) to $40.5 million. The Minneapolis-based information technology services and staffing firm reported the decline in revenue stemmed from its exit of noncore and low-margin lines of business, negative effec...


Staffing Industry Analysts to perform site maintenance

August 6, 2009

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Jobless claims post decline

August 6, 2009

The number of U.S. initial claims for unemployment benefits fell 6.5% to 550,000 in the week ended Aug. 1 from the previous week's revised number of 588,000, the U.S. Department of Labor reported today. The four-week moving average of claims fell 0.9% to 555,250 from the previous week's revised...


Staffing Industry Analysts to perform site maintenance

August 6, 2009

On Friday, Aug 7, 2009, our Web site will be unavailable for a portion of the day while we do maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience if you need assistance you can contact us by e-mail at memberservices@staffingindustry.com  or by call us on (800) 950-9496. Thank you for your patience.