oDesk Reports 2012 Gross Services Revenues of $360M; 60% Year-Over-Year Growth in Hours Worked/BilledJanuary 29, 2013
Yesterday, an oDesk spokesperson briefed me on the company's 2012 results and directions. oDesk is a privately-held, online staffing platform business, headquartered in Redwood... More
"Online Staffing" For Staffing Firms: Etowah Launches “Online Staffing” Service Using NextCrew PlatformJanuary 21, 2013
As a researcher of "online staffing" and other "work arrangement intermediation" platforms, I have been combing through the small jungle of this emerging set of... More
Ten years ago, if you didn’t have your own little outsourcing facility in Bangalore, you were not cutting edge. The trend was outsourcing — major brands worth their name had to... More
When arranging a meeting with a colleague in a different time zone many people will send an Outlook meeting request.
Time for items in the Outlook Calendar is stored based on Greenwich... More
Staffing firms love to hate the VMS. It’s their favorite bogeyman. Tales of lowered margins and profits are recounted often by staffing professionals with indignation as many savor... More
As 2012 draws to a close, the editorial team and I sat down to review the year and help you get started on the right foot in 2013. And no we are not dispensing the usual advice how... More
You don’t want this happening at your company.
A state worker posted 5,000 comments on a local newspaper website over the space of a year, all while on the job. The worker posted about... More