Archived Articles

The top staffing stories of 2008

December 4, 2008

Top stories: economy stalls, dragging down temp biz
U.S. election, temp buyers getting happier
Ensemble Chimes Global, new European rule, M&A activity

Legal staffing growth update

December 4, 2008

M&A, Structured Finance, Real Estate drag down legal demand
Demand in counter-cyclical business only partially offsets weak areas
2008 growth forecast reduced from 8.0% to 6.0%

Nurse staffing growth update

December 2, 2008

Two to eight week assignments - one of hottest areas in nurse staffing
Weak Q4 expected for nurse staffing due to weak economy
Demand varies by geography

PEO staffing growth update

December 1, 2008

Performance of PEO services remains stratified
Some firms see recovery in California; weakness in Southwest continues
Administaff, ADP expect strong growth in 4Q08 despite challenging environment

Peek Under the Hood: Placed on Holds,Contingent Workforce Strategies November/December 2008

November 25, 2008

Managing vendors when the hiring process stalls

Talent Link: The Contingent Option,Contingent Workforce Strategies November/December 2008

November 25, 2008

Why companies should invest in temporary labor

Green Pastures,Contingent Workforce Strategies November/December 2008

November 25, 2008

Waste Management's contingents clean up

Ask the Procurement Guy: Optimizing Your Program,Contingent Workforce Strategies November/December 2008

November 24, 2008

Realize savings through a process improvement plan

The Price is Right,Contingent Workforce Strategies November/December 2008

November 24, 2008

Why engaging contingents can positively impact your bottom line

A Contingent Perspective: Let's Get Real,Contingent Workforce Strategies November/December 2008

November 24, 2008

Contingent workforce management comes of age