CWS Council Research

A Look at the Canadian Temporary Workforce Environment

August 22, 2014

  • Overview of Canadian legal landscape
  • Various provincial laws of Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec explained
  • Details on statutory costs provided

Thought Leadership Webinar: Best Practices for Directly Sourcing Former Employees, Retirees, and Other High-Talent Contractors - August 6 2014

August 6, 2014

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Learn best practices for directly sourcing former employees, retirees and other high talent contractors
  • Legal perspective and valuable tips revealed
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

2014 U.S. Pricing Tool

August 6, 2014

  • Updated excel-based pricing tool created specifically for buyers of temporary staffing in the U.S.
  • Tool contains several calculators allowing CW managers to see the effect of changes in various cost components

U.S. Affordable Care Act Requirements - What Contingent Workforce Programs Should Know

August 5, 2014

  • Overview of the ACA regulations as they impact contingent workforce programs
  • Calculations for Applicable Large Employers, variable hour and seasonal employees
  • Penalties - How are they triggered and assessed?

Impact Assessment of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics on the Staffing Industry

July 8, 2014

  • 63% percent of US temporary agency jobs at high risk of computerization
  • F&A, industrial, and office/clerical are highest-risk staffing segments
  • Strategies for staffing firms include pivoting toward low-risk jobs and human-machine hybrid models

The Evolution and Promise of Integrated Talent Acquisition Management Solutions - June 2014

June 26, 2014

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Integrated talent acquisition management solutions
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

A Look at the Mexican Temporary Workforce Environment

June 22, 2014

  • Overview of Mexican legal landscape
  • Limitations on use of temporary agency workers explained
  • Details on statutory costs

Internationalisation of Talent

June 18, 2014

  • Expert insights into future trends
  • Webinar replay on demand (approx 1 hour)
  • Download a copy of the presentation

How HR Can Make the Most of your Contingent Workforce Program - May 2014

May 29, 2014

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • How HR and procurement professionals can successfully work together to build tomorrow's contingent workforce
  • Duration approximately 1 hour

Background Checks: Best Practices in Managing Liability in the U.S.

May 2, 2014

  • Overview of EEOC guidance and FCRA requirements
  • Relevant case law provided
  • Appendix discusses impact on contingent workforce management