There I was, innocently reading the Dover Thrift Edition of "Victorian Tales of Terror," when suddenly, like a phantom in the night, contingent labor cast its shadow over... More
Some of the most coveted jobs in the world have historically paid zip.
Internships on Wall Street, in major scientific companies, in the media and in politics have typically paid... More
My advice to owners of locums staffing firms: start shopping for a really good private banker, yes the kind that comes to your home to discuss how to invest your millions -- sometime... More
In our latest annual staffing firm survey, we asked staffing firms--500 of them--the following question: "What marketing tactic would you say has the highest bang-to-buck return... More
The answer we used to give to that question was 9,500.
That was based largely on a relatively definitive, though also tardy, estimate, which came from the U.S. Economic Census. ... More
Back in November 2007, I warned that temp benefits were "one of the biggest political icebergs in the staffing world's waters," and I recommended a solution that could... More
As you may already be aware, Staffing Industry Analysts recently moved to new offices.
We did so partly to accommodate growth and partly because the commercial real estate bust... More
It's just anecdotal at this point. It will be months before we have definitive data on internal employee turnover, but the grapevine suggests that the staffing industry has started... More
We're getting a lot of questions about why IT staffing is doing so well these days compared to other staffing segments and what skills are driving this growth. As I mentioned in a previous... More
A couple of days back, I was interviewing my four panelists for the upcoming IT Staffing Trends and Outlook Webinar. I have to say, hearing them talk about their IT business was music... More