August 17, 2011 - Vol. 3.20


In this issue of CWS 30: Steps to take when expanding your program into other geographies; a court rules that a staffing firm cannot prohibit temps from discussing their pay; the U.K. government clears up AWR confusion.

7 Effective Tips to Launch a Successful Global Program

August 17, 2011

Your contingent workforce program might be a success in the United States, but if you want to expand it to other geographies, you’ll need to do some extra work.

It’s Okay to Talk to Temps about Pay

August 17, 2011

According to a recent court ruling, staffing firms cannot prohibit contingent workers from disclosing their pay.

Europe: Corrections, Confusion and Contradictions

August 17, 2011

Between dealing with media scandals and combating riots, the U.K. government has found some time to tie up a few loose ends in the Agency Workers Regulations (AWR), due to come into effect Oct. 1.

Blog: Root for Those Temps in Tough Times

August 17, 2011

Temporary labor usage has stalled and many economic indicators reflect a shaky economy. In times of economic uncertainty, what are your options?