Region - North America

Internal Staff - Why they quit, and how to keep them

January 10, 2014

  • Why do employees leave, and what makes them stay?
  • Which incentives are most appreciated by employees?
  • What makes employees happier and more productive?

Legal Staffing Market Growth Update - January 2014

January 9, 2014

  • Short and long term revenue trends in the legal staffing market
  • Trends in unemployment rates among key occupations in the legal staffing market
  • Employment estimates for new law school graduates

2013 Staffing Mergers and Acquisitions Activity and Multiples

January 6, 2014

  • Staffing Industry Analysts noted 69 publicly announced acquisitions of staffing firms in North America in 2013
  • Commercial and IT staffing firms were the most frequent targets
  • Among firms surveyed, median multiple paid for acquisitions was 0.6x revenue

“Online Staffing” Platform Businesses - Industry Segment Forecast Through 2020

January 2, 2014

  • Total global online staffing segment spend/ market size to grow significantly by 2020, as most of the underlying conditions and drivers seem to support expansion (versus restriction) of online platform-based spend.
  • Three forecasts illustrate what we consider credible, supportable range of possible... More

2014 Growth Assessment: Healthcare Staffing

December 31, 2013

  • U.S. temporary healthcare staffing market projected to grow 7% in 2014
  • Supply and demand presents long-term tailwind
  • Fundamental changes to healthcare system pose challenges to healthcare staffing

Staffing to the Home Healthcare Industry

December 27, 2013

  • U.S. home healthcare market expected to double by 2022
  • Personal care aides and home health aides are the #1 and #2 projected fastest-growing occupations
  • Interview of three industry executives discuss the opportunities and challenges of this market

4Q13 Employment Hotlist: The fastest-growing U.S. job markets, by detailed industry and geography

December 26, 2013

  • Mining and logging is hottest among eleven major industries
  • Government came in last, with notable job losses at the federal level
  • Industry with highest average overtime hours is petroleum refineries

Building a Non-Commoditized Client Base: Saying Goodbye to VMS/MSP Programs

December 20, 2013

  • Experts describe staffing markets that do not use VMS/MSP
  • Tips on building a "boutique" staffing model

Healthcare Staffing Growth Update - Dec 2013

December 19, 2013

  • In general, publicly held healthcare staffing firms have exhibited a trend of decelerating year-over-year (y/y) revenue growth through the first three quarters of 2013.
  • According to Pulse Survey respondents in the allied healthcare staffing segment, median y/y revenue growth in November was 2%... More

IT Staffing Growth Update

December 18, 2013

  • For the nine publicly traded IT staffing companies we track, median y/y revenue growth was 6.2% in 2Q13 and 6.3% in 3Q13.
  • According to Pulse Survey respondents, median year-over-year revenue growth was 11.5% in November.
  • Employment growth in industries that purchase IT staffing has remained steady... More