Adam Pode

Director, Research and Analysis, Europe

Adam Pode
apodeSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Adam Pode joined Staffing Industry Analysts in June 2009 with overall responsibility for research in Europe and now for the Rest of the World. Since then he has produced a large number of studies from snapshots of various countries’ staffing sectors, to in-depth reviews of the law concerning independent contractors, economic models and forecasts. He has also advised companies from around the globe.

Adam has spent his entire career in the research field; in the British House of Commons, running his own research firm, teaching research methods at a college in Pennsylvania, heading the business intelligence unit of a large listed UK firm and working as an associate partner in a private equity practice. He was also a member of the Territorial Army for 18 years.

Adam has a B.A. from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and various postgraduate qualifications.

Research Focus: Brazil | Eastern Europe | Greece | India | Ireland | Middle East | Portugal | Russia | UK

Recent Articles

Q2 2012 Financial Results

8 October 2012

  • See how listed staffing firms performed in Q2 2012.
  • Find out about activity levels and how revenue, net income and gross margins have evolved.
  • Did European or US-listed firms perform better?

UK Monthly Hiring Trends August/September 2012

5 October 2012

  • How is the professional recruitment market fairing?
  • Compare with the latest trends for online jobs.
  • Includes the latest salary trends.

WE Legs & Regs Advisor – September 2012

5 October 2012

  • Read our latest legal update in association with the Ius Laboris Global Network.
  • We have covered a variety of judiciary developments, from collective agreements and court rulings to Blue Card implementations.
  • Data has been gathered from across Europe.

Citation - IT Workforce in Russian

4 October 2012

  • Examine the latest IT numbers for Russia
  • See a forecast for 2010-2015
  • Download the research report from AKPIT

Luxembourg Data Sources

17 September 2012

A list of data sources for Luxembourg including:

  • Academic resources, applicable government departments
  • Laws and regulations, contingent workforce market data
  • Trade associations and other organisations

Webinar - The main legislative changes impacting contingent labour in 2012 plus a look at what's around the corner in 2013

13 September 2012

  • Watch the full webinar on demand
  • Expert panel from four European countries
  • Duration: approximately 1h

UK Monthly Hiring Trends July/Aug 2012

28 August 2012

  • How is the professional recruitment market fairing?
  • Compare with the latest trends for online jobs.
  • Includes the latest salary trends.

Listed Staffing Firms by Market Capitalisation 2012

8 August 2012

  • Staffing Industry Analysts’ first global ranking of publicly listed staffing firms by market capitalisation
  • Adecco is the world’s largest listed staffing firm ranked by market capitalisation followed by Randstad and Robert Half.
  • The US is home to most listed staffing firms, followed by the... More

A Look at the Swiss Temporary Workforce Environment

6 August 2012

  • Overview of the Swiss legal landscape
  • Significance of collective bargaining agreements
  • Details on employers' statutory costs

Downgrading Forecasts for 2012

2 August 2012

  • See how the economic uncertainties affect the European staffing markets.
  • Which countries are set to grow despite the tough conditions.
  • Includes GDP growth as well as market growth forecasts.