CWS Council Research

CWS Council - 2011 VMS Performance Standards & Checklist

December 13, 2011

  • More than 140 VMS features addressed in this extension to the VMS/MSP Landscape Report
  • Find out which features are standard, and which are key differentiators among VMS suppliers
  • VMS Evaluation Standards Checklist included to help you identify which features are most relevant to your program
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CWS Council - 2011 VMS/MSP Competitive Landscape – Customer Experience and Provider Culture

December 7, 2011

  • The most exhaustive study of how buyers and staffing firms feel about their MSP /VMS partners with over 44,000 surveyed and several thousand responses
  • Measures how the buyer/supplier experience varies across industries, purchase types, program tenure and dozens of other criteria
  • Studies the correlation... More

SI Report Webinar - December 2011

December 6, 2011

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Analysis of temporary employment trends
  • U.S.employee benefit model

Legs & Regs Advisor: November 2011

November 22, 2011

  • California dancers bring misclassification action
  • Federal bill would update computer employee exemption
  • Court: investment manager and resort are joint employers
  • New federal bill targets misclassification
  • California enacts Wage Theft Prevention Act of 2011

U.S. Employee Benefit Cost Trends

November 17, 2011

  • Our U.S. employee benefit cost trends report and tool are both available for download
  • Access average workers' compensation rates by occupation and state
  • Average SUTA rates available by state

2011 Largest-, Fastest-growing Lists’ Late Additions, Updates

November 9, 2011

  • 2011 lists of largest- and fastet-growing firms gets update
  • Five new firms cataloged
  • Updates information for others

SI Report Webinar - November 2011

November 8, 2011

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Analysis of temporary employment trends
  • Latest buyer survey research

CWS Council - 2011 VMS and MSP Supplier Competitive Landscape

October 24, 2011

  • Global VMS and MSP spend among respondents of $76 billion and $48 billion, respectively
  • VMS spend through SOW was $21 billion in 2010, an increase of 44% from 2009
  • Increased share of staffing revenue through VMS and MSP

Legs & Reg Advisor: October 2011

October 17, 2011

  • Staffing firm settles interview time suit for nearly $3 million
  • California court: Misclassification action can’t be decided in arbitration
  • IRS introduces settlement program for misclassified workers
  • California enacts independent contractor misclassification law

Differentiators of the Most Successful Staffing Firms - September 2011

September 27, 2011

  • High growth local branch model
  • High volume/centralized delivery model
  • Watch full webinar on demand (1 hr.)