CWS Council Research

Building a SolutionContingent Workforce Strategies July/August 2009

July 27, 2009

SAP refurbishes its program with the help of its own technology

Ask the Procurement Guy: What's the Yardstick?Contingent Workforce Strategies July/August 2009

July 27, 2009

Consider program goals when deciding on the metrics to include in your contract

2009 fastest-growing U.S. staffing firms

July 8, 2009

Criteria for list: Had to average 25%+ growth over last 4 yrs
52 companies make list, down from 65 last year
Common denominator: Firms selling IT prominent in list
For your convenience: list downloadable in sortable Excel

CWS Council - RFP Template: 1099 Compliance & Payrolling Support

May 28, 2009

How to broaden the creative range of solution proposals
Connecting dialogue with suppliers to strategic business objectives
A robust tool for structuring the procurement process

CWS Council - Sample Document - Independent Contractor or Employee?

May 15, 2009

Training materials on worker classification from the IRS
Issues, laws and techniques related to employment tax enforcement
Section 530, common law and "statutory" employees

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