Place & Search, RPO

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

Special Report - Temporary Jobs Guidebook - Niche Market Opportunities for Staffing Firms

January 24, 2008

Top 25 best temp staffing niche markets identified
Temp jobs data on 500 occupations
For your convenience: data available in easily downloadable Excel file.

Direct hire boom losing steam

January 11, 2008


Office/Clerical Analyst Interview

January 11, 2008

How to win in office/clerical