Place & Search, RPO

2008-2009 Staffing industry forecast: September update

September 29, 2008

Staffing Industry Analysts cuts industry forecast for 2008 and 2009
Financial services meltdown taking its toll
Segment and sector downgrades widespread

Retained search growth update

September 15, 2008

Revenue growth remains restrained
Weakness in financial services a common denominator
Staffing Industry Analysts to downgrade sector

Direct hire staffing growth update

August 26, 2008

Direct hire revenue plummets in 2Q
Weakest vertical markets: financial services, office support, contstruction
Staffing Industry Analysts to downgrade sector

Analysis of Robert Half 2Q08 earnings release

July 25, 2008

International business continues to boom
U.S. business contracts 2% in Q2
Company projects flat revenue growth in Q3 vs. year earlier

Survey of staffing firms: Top markets analysis

July 23, 2008

Who sells what, to whom and where
Top staffing markets by segment, industry and geography
Top segment combinations, top industry combinations

VIDEO - NALTO locum tenens benchmarking survey results

July 23, 2008

Findings reveal 18% median revenue growth
Hospitalists fastest growth specialty
Brisk demand from government sector

Survey of staffing firms: Temp-to-hire conversion ratios

July 17, 2008

Median temp-to-hire conversion among staffing firms is 20%
Highest with office/clerical temps: 40% ultimately go full-time
Top industry conversions rates in entertainment, restaurant/hospitality

Survey of staffing firms: Strategies for growth

July 10, 2008

Who's using what growth strategy
Top strategies: securing under $10MM accounts, upselling
But strategies vary by segment, firm size, industry served

2008 Fastest-growing private U.S. staffing firms

July 1, 2008

Sixty-one firms make the list
Median growth was 42.6%
More than half are in IT

Trends in Unemployment by Occupation: 2000-1Q08

June 30, 2008

Where the job market is tightening
Easiest placement opportunities
Exclusive detailed historical data on over 500 occupations