North America

Insights from Fast-Growing Industrial Staffing Firms

March 10, 2015

  • We interviewed CEOs at seven fast-growing industrial staffing firms
  • The seven firms achieved organic average annual revenue growth of 43% from 2009 to 2013, compared with 13% growth in the segment
  • CEOs discussed competitive differentiators, growth drivers, outlook, and the Affordable Care Act... More

Global Contingent Market Estimate

March 10, 2015

This insight provides an estimate of the size of the contingent market broken down by:

  • Temporaries/Temporary Agency Workers (TAW)
  • Other Temporaries
  • Independent Contractors
  • Statement of Work (SOW) Consultants

US Employment Volatility Tool

March 9, 2015

  • The US Employment Volatility Tool can be used to identify historically volatile and stable industries
  • The tool provides a volatility score for 901 US industries, using employment data from as far back as 1950
  • Interactive chart allows user to determine to what degree an industry's volatility... More

The Effect of Medicaid Expansion on Healthcare Providers

March 5, 2015

  • Twenty-eight US states have expanded Medicaid, additional states considering expansion
  • Medicaid expansion boosting profitability of hospital systems
  • Healthcare staffing firms' results positive, but no noticeable difference yet between expansion and non-expansion states

The Middleman MSP: A Global Overview

March 5, 2015

  • Review of MSP structures in 20 staffing markets
  • While there are certainly legal considerations to take into account, by structuring programmes in the correct way, they should not prevent programme managers from expanding programmes into any country they wish.
  • There is no one-size-fits-all MSP... More

2015 U.S. Internal Employee Compensation Estimator

February 19, 2015

  • This interactive tool displays annual compensation data for staffing firm professionals.
  • Compensation is broken out by experience, job title, company size and skill segment.

Cross-Border Data Transfers: EU Reforms and the Future of the US-EU Safe Harbor

February 18, 2015

  • Hear from legal experts cross-border data transfers-related risks
  • Watch the playback on demand, approx 1 hour
  • Download a copy of the presentation as a pdf

US Seasonality Tool

February 5, 2015

  • This tool provides a seasonality score for 907 industries
  • Find out which industries experience peak demand in certain months
  • Use this tool to identify sales opportunities or balance your seasonal workflow 

North American Staffing Mergers and Acquisitions 2014

January 30, 2015

  • Staffing Industry Analysts noted 70 publicly announced acquisitions of staffing firms in North America in 2014.
  • Healthcare and IT staffing firms were the most frequent targets.

NA Legs & Regs Advisor - Fourth Quarter 2014

January 16, 2015

  • California employers jointly liable with labor contractors for wage and workers’ compensation violations
  • Assessing the Affordable Care Act’s impact on third-party staffing arrangements
  • Wage compliance challenges for the new year
  • Senate report probes “EEOC: An Agency on the Wrong Track?”... More