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SearchPath acquired by public firm

October 8, 2009

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SearchPath International, a Cleveland-based staffing franchisor with 73 franchises, announced it was acquired by Nevada International Stock Exchange Inc. (OTCBB: NVDS.PK) in exchange for 370.3 million shares of Nevada International stock.

Tom Johnston, president of SearchPath, was named chairman and...


Ajilon: Finance/accounting average salary to dip

October 8, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

The national average salary for all finance and accounting positions is expected to decline by only 0.85% next year, according to the 2010 salary guide from Ajilon Professional Staffing. However, the national average salary for chief financial officers and treasurers is expected to decrease 7.7% next...


TSR revenue declines 25%

October 8, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

TSR Inc. (NASD: TSRI), a Hauppauge NY-based information technology staffing firm, reported revenue fell 25.2% to $9.1 million in is fiscal first quarter ended Aug. 31 from $12.2 million in the year-ago quarter.

Revenue declined as the number of consultants on billing with customers fell to 215 in the...


Jobless claims fall by 33,000

October 8, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

The number of U.S. initial claims for unemployment insurance fell by 33,000, or 6.0%, to 521,000 in the week ended Oct. 3 from the previous week's revised number of 554,000, the U.S. Department of Labor reported today.

The four-week moving average of claims fell by 9,000, or 1.6%, to 539,750 from the...


Jobless claims fall by 33,000

October 8, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

The number of U.S. initial claims for unemployment insurance fell by 33,000, or 6.0%, to 521,000 in the week ended Oct. 3 from the previous week's revised number of 554,000, the U.S. Department of Labor reported today.

The four-week moving average of claims fell by 9,000, or 1.6%, to 539,750 from the...


TSR revenue declines 25%

October 8, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

TSR Inc. (NASD: TSRI), a Hauppauge NY-based information technology staffing firm, reported revenue fell 25.2% to $9.1 million in is fiscal first quarter ended Aug. 31 from $12.2 million in the year-ago quarter.

Revenue declined as the number of consultants on billing with customers fell to 215 in the...


SearchPath acquired by public firm

October 8, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

SearchPath International, a Cleveland-based staffing franchisor with 73 franchises, announced it was acquired by Nevada International Stock Exchange Inc. (OTCBB: NVDS.PK) in exchange for 370.3 million shares of Nevada International stock.

Tom Johnston, president of SearchPath, was named chairman and...


People: MDI, Headway

October 7, 2009

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MDI Group announced Oct. 2 it named Connie Chiasson as president of its information technology workforce solutions division. Chiasson previously served as VP of operations. MDI also named Richey Brownfield as chief operating officer. Brownfield previously served as VP of operations. MDI is an Atlanta-based...


Volt expands review of revenue timing

October 7, 2009

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Volt Information Sciences Inc. (NYSE: VOL) announced Tuesday it's now looking at whether $20 million in revenue from 2002 through the first three quarters of fiscal 2009 was accounted for in the proper time frames. The figure was revised from last month when the company announced it was looking at only...


Contract watch: Heidrick

October 7, 2009

Staffing Industry Analysts North American Daily News

Executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles International Inc. (NASD: HSII) announced it placed two top executives at government-sponsored mortgage company Freddie Mac over the past three months.

The executives include Freddie Mac CEO Charles "Ed" Haldeman Jr. and Chief Operating Officer Bruce Witherell....