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SeatonCorp posts 6% revenue growth

October 15, 2008

SeatonCorp, a Chicago-based staffing and recruiting firm, said its third-quarter revenue rose 6% year over year on an organic basis, although it did not release revenue figures. Growth at the company's PeopleScout division, which provides recruitment process outsourcing services, increased throug...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

October 15, 2008

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts. CITATION - The staffing industry in protected employment economies *Comparative study of temp regulation in Germany, Japan and Netherlands *Long history of opposition to liberalization of labor markets*Acceptance of temporary labor ulti...


Radia cutting workers, revenue estimate

October 15, 2008

Tokyo-based Radia Holdings Inc. said it would reduce internal staff by 20% as part of a business restructuring and lowered its estimated revenue for its fiscal year ending June 30, 2009. The company, which provides staffing and other services, said revenue for the current fiscal year is now expec...


MPS lowers third-quarter revenue estimate

October 15, 2008

MPS Group Inc. (NYSE: MPS) cut its revenue estimate. The Jacksonville FL-based professional staffing firm said it will report third-quarter revenue of between $575 million to $580 million, compared with an earlier estimate of between $580 million and $600 million. MPS said its Badenoch & Clark di...


Korn/Ferry buys executive coaching firm

October 15, 2008

Korn/Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: KFY) agreed to acquire Lore International Institute Inc., a provider of executive coaching and leadership development services that has offices in Durango CO and Zurich, Switzerland. Terms were not disclosed. The deal is set to close in 30 days and add to Korn...


Staffing cited as good way to make a million

October 15, 2008

A recent article on Entrepreneur.com cited several businesses where entrepreneurs stand a good chance of making a million dollars. Staffing Industry Report Senior Editor Craig Johnson comments on the article in The Contingent Blog. Click here for more.


Fullcast sells software subsidiary

October 15, 2008

Tokyo-based Fullcast Holdings Co. Ltd. said Tuesday it's selling its 61% stake in its Asia Pacific System Research Co. Ltd. subsidiary, which provides software services, to Canon Electronics Inc. Fullcast said the move comes as it focuses on its staffing business and shifts to a longer-term worke...


Heidrick lowers 2008 net revenue estimate

October 14, 2008

Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. (NASD: HSII), an executive search firm, lowered its estimate for year-end net revenue to $630 million from between $650 million and $660 million. "We are all acutely aware of the challenging, and in many respects unprecedented, economic environment in which...


People - NAPEO, Judge, Hays

October 14, 2008

The National Association of Professional Employer Organizations said Robert Adams was elected president. Adams is also chairman of the board for Adams Keegan Inc., a Memphis-based PEO and staffing firm. The Judge Group, a Philadelphia-based staffing firm, named James Klauber to lead its western U...


Research from Staffing Industry Analysts

October 14, 2008

Here is the latest research from Staffing Industry Analysts. INSIGHT - Staffing buyer survey: contingent workforce growth, usage rates and reasons for using contingent labor *First installment of 2008 staffing buyer survey results*Contingent growth and usage; trends by segment/sector*Types of con...