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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

2008-2009 Staffing Industry Forecast: June Update

June 27, 2008

2008 industry growth projection cut slightly to 1.0%
Projections cut for IT, healthcare and five other segments
Key swing factor: weak demand from the financial services sector
On the plus side, industrial not quite as dire as expected

Retained search growth update

June 11, 2008

Revenue growth continues to decelerate
Weak financial services sector taking its toll
But other markets doing well

Direct hire growth update

June 3, 2008

Revenue growth stalls in 1Q08
Sector weakest in four years
But macro factors suggest situation will not sharply deteriorate

Staffing industry historical growth trends, 1995-2007

April 3, 2008

Understanding the path that led to now
Economic retrospective reveals variations in cyclicality
Segment and sector growth trends and market sizes over more than a decade

Direct hire staffing growth update

March 26, 2008

Sector sees continued mild deceleration

Retained search staffing growth update

March 14, 2008

Revenue growth decelerates again

2008-2009 Staffing Industry Forecast

February 28, 2008

Industry to come to near stall in 2008