CWS Council Research

CWS Council - Benchmarking Contingent Workforce Program Performance Index

February 13, 2008

Benchmarking initiative establishes standards for gauging program success
Overview of current practices in place for managing CW
Peer-group data provides a context for how your metrics stack up

The Evolved Workforce, Contingent Workforce Strategies, January/February 2008 Issue

February 13, 2008

Why biology demands that companies take control.

Home Improvement, Contingent Workforce Strategies, January/February 2008 Issue

February 13, 2008

Freddie Mac streamlines its contingent worker strategy by laying the foundation for a VMS.

Recruitment Process Outsourcing

February 8, 2008

CWS Council - ECG/Chimes Inoculation Checklist

January 25, 2008

What do do if it happens to you
Preventative measures to be addressed in a new or existing contract
Legal liability and financial considerations to help protect your firm

Special Report - Temporary Jobs Guidebook - Niche Market Opportunities for Staffing Firms

January 24, 2008

Top 25 best temp staffing niche markets identified
Temp jobs data on 500 occupations
For your convenience: data available in easily downloadable Excel file.

CWS Council - CW Program - Business Case Template

January 17, 2008

Building the business case for an actively-managed CW program
Nuts and bolts of drafting a formal document
Getting from as-is analysis to a compelling vision of the desired state

Worker misclassification, co-employment, and the efficacy of assignment limits

January 7, 2008

How HR departments created an urban legend

Microsoft, Time Warner and the perils of worker misclassification

January 7, 2008

Understanding temp and 1099 risk management

CWS Council Benchmark Cluster - Agency Management

December 20, 2007

An overview of how companies evaluate and manage staffing suppliers
Understanding when specific supplier management strategies will be mainstream
Prioritizing staffing supplier performance metrics