CWS Council Research

FedEx Home Delivery v. National Labor Relations Board

April 24, 2009

Appeals court takes "evolutionary" approach to worker classification
Decisive factor: Court said workers had entrepreneurial opportunities
Among other things, judges cite independent contractors' use of MSP to source temps

Overview of worker classification issues

April 22, 2009

Statutory employees or independent contractors?
How policymakers see it:  a brief prepared by Joint Committee on Taxation
Implications for enterprise compliance and benefits coverage

CWS Council - Japan Market Summary

April 16, 2009

Largest recruitment firms in Japan by revenue
Key provisions from regulatory statutes to consider before you deploy
How employment trends differ in Japan

CWS Council - State unemployment taxes

April 7, 2009

Table lays out SUTA-charges for all 50 states and the District of Columbia in one place
Includes rates for new employers
Taxable wage base figures for 2007, 2008 and 2009

CWS Council - 2009 Program Performance Benchmarks Report

March 27, 2009

Building a baseline to contextualize CW program metrics
Putting it all together: quality, efficiency, cost and risk
How to translate quantitative measures into qualitative results

A Contingent Perspective: Shared Output,Contingent Workforce Strategies March/April 2009

March 25, 2009

A contingent workforce enables modular work

Keys to CW Success: Talent Management Disney Style - CWS 30 June 1.6

March 25, 2009


Best Practices: Diagnostic Tools,Contingent Workforce Strategies March/April 2009

March 25, 2009

Link contingent workers to business outcomes

CWS Council - Sample Document - CW Implementation Checklist

March 12, 2009

One way to structure the implementation of a CW program
Getting it right, from start to finish
Includes crucial post-implementation steps: training, reporting and communicating

CWS Council - Summary of International Data Sources - Canada

February 20, 2009

Market data on Canada
Identifying potential staffing suppliers
Understanding local business practices