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OPD Group in talks over buy

May 15, 2009

London-based staffing firm OPD Group announced it is in discussions with Chairman Peter Hearn over a possible cash offer for all shares of the company at 57 pence per ordinary share of five pence, according to a public filing.


Jobless claims rise 5.3%

May 14, 2009

The number of U.S. initial claims for unemployment benefits rose 5.3% to 637,000 in the week ended May 9 from the previous week's revised number of 605,000. The four-week moving average of claims rose 1.0% to 630,500 from the previous week's revised average of 624,500.


Contract watch - PeopleScout

May 14, 2009

PeopleScout, a provider of recruitment process outsourcing, announced that Delta Air Lines agreed to extend its RPO agreement with the firm to five years from three years. Under the deal, PeopleScout will provide RPO services in 15 languages at Delta locations around the world. PeopleScout is p...


Impellam CEO leaving

May 14, 2009

Impellam Group PLC CEO Desmond Doyle is stepping down following a strategic review that called for a flatter and more streamlined management organization without a CEO position, the company announced. Impellam, with 2008 revenue of GBP1.07 billion (US$1.55 billion) in 2008, ranks among the larg...


Calling intriguing staffers

May 14, 2009

Do you know of anyone in the staffing industry who is successful, marches to their own drummer, is not run of the mill, is a little bit out of the ordinary or perhaps a tad mysterious? If so, Staffing Industry Analysts would like you to nominate that person to be featured in an upcoming issue of...


Command Center names COO

May 14, 2009

Command Center Inc. (OTCBB: CCNI.OB) named Todd Welstad as chief operating officer effective May 11. Welstad previously served as executive VP and chief information officer at the Post Fall ID-based commercial staffing firm and will continue with those duties in addition to serving as COO. He h...


Impellam CEO leaving

May 14, 2009

Impellam Group PLC CEO Desmond Doyle is stepping down following a strategic review that called for a flatter and more streamlined management organization without a CEO position, the company announced. Impellam, with 2008 revenue of GBP1.07 billion (US$1.55 billion) in 2008, ranks among the larges...


Contract watch - PeopleScout

May 14, 2009

PeopleScout, a provider of recruitment process outsourcing, announced that Delta Air Lines agreed to extend its RPO agreement with the firm to five years from three years. Under the deal, PeopleScout will provide RPO services in 15 languages at Delta locations around the world. PeopleScout is par...


Jobless claims rise 5.3%

May 14, 2009

The number of U.S. initial claims for unemployment benefits rose 5.3% to 637,000 in the week ended May 9 from the previous week's revised number of 605,000. The four-week moving average of claims rose 1.0% to 630,500 from the previous week's revised average of 624,500.


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

May 14, 2009

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts. INSIGHT - List of Largest U.S. staffing firms*109 make this year's list of $100MM+ U.S. staffing firms*Down from 119 firms in last year's list*For your convenience - list downloadable as excel file or PDF CITATION - Selling to governmen...