May 2014

Cover, Staffing Industry Review, May 2014

Staffing firm M&A issue: Former owners describe the M&A experience. In addition: How to position your firm for a sale, and technology for staffing firms.

You Ask/We Answer: When using offshore recruiters

April 25, 2014

When using offshore recruiters, what can we do to help increase their effectiveness?


Beyond the Daily: The 38%; Employ Me; Mass Exodus?; Hurry Up and Wait

April 25, 2014

We include developments from the Staffing Industry Daily News and The Staffing Stream to help you focus on emerging movements that could shape your business for the better.


Straight Talk From the Customer: Costly Resistance

April 25, 2014

The benefits of working through the MSP program.


Benefit of Counsel: Arbitration Agreements

April 25, 2014

Recent court decisions portend usefulness of these clauses.


View From the Boardroom: Happy to Work, Stay

April 25, 2014

Positive work environments create lasting employees.


The M&A Saga: Collective wisdom from happy and not-so-happy staffing executives

April 25, 2014

If they only knew then what they know now: Former owners describe their experience — good and bad — in selling their staffing firms.


Remodeling for Sale: How to stage your staffing firm for a successful sale

April 25, 2014

Even if you don’t plan to sell your staffing business, your business should be operated like you are. Here’s how to put your firm in the best possible position.


Embracing Tech: Navigating key trends to get maximum ROI

April 25, 2014

Staffing firms that don’t invest in emerging technologies risk getting left behind. Take a look at some areas you should be considering.


Center Stage: It’s the People

April 25, 2014

You’re not acquiring a revenue stream, but those who produce it.


Expert's Corner: Lean With a Bite

April 25, 2014

Are regulators putting the squeeze on skinny plans?


Power Seller: Dropping the Ball

April 25, 2014

Are you multitasking your way to ineffectiveness?


The Other Side: Teach Them Well

April 25, 2014

Temping can be more than a stop-gap measure.


The Buzz: On the Spot

April 25, 2014

An online platform allows business to get tasks completed in specific locations.


By the Numbers: Mergers & Acquisitions

April 25, 2014

  • Who advised staffing firms on their acquisitions?
  • How satisfied are staffing firms on the performance of the acquired company?
  • Noteworthy acquisitions in 2013 and Q1 2014.