CWS Council Research

CWS Council - Sample Document - European Agency RFP Template - Excel Based

February 5, 2010

Exhaustive Excel based RFP Template for Agency Services in Europe
Tabs Include: RFP Instructions, Demand Profile, Pricing by Country, Service Delivery, Supplier Background, Existing Relationships, Price Guidelines, Current Pricing by Country, Quality, Job
Descriptions, Validation
Useful for Non-European... More

Temporary Staffing Long-Term Forecast, 2008-2018

February 2, 2010

  • U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics releases 2018 employment projections
  • SIA base-case scenario projects 3.1 million temporary employees in 2018, $164 billion of revenue
  • U.S. temporary staffing revenue expected to more than double from 2009 to 2018, driven by volume growth, inflation, and mix shift... More

The 2009 Book of Lists: A complete collection of all staffing firms' lists released by SIA in 2009

January 19, 2010

Aggregation of all lists released in 2009
Easy-to-download, sortable Excel spreadsheet
23 lists of key staffing firms and suppliers

CWS Council - 2009 Contingent Workers Survey: Preferences, Satisfaction and Agency Selection

January 19, 2010

Complete 105-page survey for instant download
Aggregation of all 2009 contingent survey analyses
What contingents want, why they choose contingent work
Why some choose to freelance and others temp
How they pick agencies and what they think of them
How contingents differ from traditional workers


Legs and Reg Advisor - January 2010

January 15, 2010

Senate Version of Health Care Reform Includes Amendment Clarifying "Full-Time" Employee for Purposes of Proposed Employer Fees
Senate Bill Addresses Independent Contractor Misclassification
New York Department of Labor Clarifies Form Needed to Comply with Recent Labor Law Amendments
Internal Revenue... More

2009 Contingent Workers Survey: Preferences, Satisfaction and Agency Selection

January 5, 2010

Complete 105-page survey for instant download
Aggregation of all 2009 contingent survey analyses
First-ever SIA survey of contingent workers
What contingents want, why they choose contingent work
Why some choose to freelance and others temp
How they pick agencies and what they think of them
How contingents... More

CWS Council - Developing Your Contingent Workforce Risk Management Strategy

December 30, 2009

A framework for evaluating CW related risk events
Tools to determine appropriate risk responses
It's not just about co-employment risk

CWS Council - Supplier Financial Risk Evaluation Tool

December 22, 2009

  • Financial model to screen and monitor vendors
  • Multiple financial ratios translated into a single "z-score"

Legs and Reg Advisor - December 15, 2009

December 15, 2009

The New Hampshire Task Force for the Misclassification of NH Workers unveils a new misclassification reporting Web site
Tennessee court limits the reach of 42 U.S.C. Section 1981 in retaliation claims made by contractors on behalf of their employees
Ninth Circuit extends Section 504 of the Rehabilitation... More

CWS Council - Staffing spend forecast: December update

December 8, 2009

Temporary help sector downgraded from 8% to 7% growth for 2010
Revision driven by downgrades in healthcare and clinical/scientific 
Overall staffing industry projections unchanged: 26% contraction in 2009, 5% growth in 2010