CWS Council Research

A Look at the Mexican Temporary Workforce Environment

June 22, 2014

  • Overview of Mexican legal landscape
  • Limitations on use of temporary agency workers explained
  • Details on statutory costs

Internationalisation of Talent

June 18, 2014

  • Expert insights into future trends
  • Webinar replay on demand (approx 1 hour)
  • Download a copy of the presentation

How HR Can Make the Most of your Contingent Workforce Program - May 2014

May 29, 2014

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • How HR and procurement professionals can successfully work together to build tomorrow's contingent workforce
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

Background Checks: Best Practices in Managing Liability in the U.S.

May 2, 2014

  • Overview of EEOC guidance and FCRA requirements
  • Relevant case law provided
  • Appendix discusses impact on contingent workforce management

A Look at the U.S. Temporary Workforce Environment

April 25, 2014

  • Overview of the U.S. legal landscape
  • Affordable Care Act, IC misclassification and other key topics discussed
  • Details on employers' statutory costs

Taking the First Step: A Live Case Study in Global Contingent Work Deployment - April 2014

April 17, 2014

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Learn the steps to successfully implement a solution for tracking your global non-employee workforce
  • Understand the benefits of tracking all non-employees with a single technology solution
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

Trends in Labor Arbitrage

April 15, 2014

This report brings together three different management strands into one overarching theme and highlights important trends in each relating to the use of contingent workers.


Online Work Platform Models and Labor-related Compliance: Why It’s Not A Contradiction in Terms

March 3, 2014

  • As online work platforms have become more visible to staffing businesses and buyers, questions have arisen as to whether these platform businesses can really act like typical staffing firms.
  • Online work platforms can act in ways that are similar to the more established, typical staffing business/compliance... More

Contingent Workforce Legislative and Regulatory Update for 2014 - February 2014

February 13, 2014

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Get a concise update on the most critical changes that will affect contingent work at the local, state and national level.
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

U.S. Overtime Discount Calculator

February 4, 2014

  • Excel-based tool for calculating effect of overtime multiplier
  • Tool contains scenarios for time-and-a-half and doubletime