CWS 3.0

Contingent Workforce Strategies 3.0 is published weekly by Staffing Industry Analysts and is delivered to buyers of staffing services.

April 1, 2015

Don't assume all is well when you don't hear from your engagement manager; Microsoft mandates 15 days' PTO for qualified agency temps.


March 25, 2015

Be transparent and forthright about your program during the RFP or risk higher costs; What suppliers want you to know.


March 18, 2015

With the economy poised to shift to a supplier's market, staffing buyers should evaluate their staffing partnerships to ensure they are attractive to providers and talent; Feds expect H-1B visa applications... More


March 11, 2015

Why you want your staffing providers to strive to be a best place to work; US Supreme Court hears ACA case.


March 4, 2015

Are freelancer management systems for you?; Unless managed well, furloughing contingent workers can cost you more in the long run.


February 25, 2015

How to go about standardizing job titles and descriptions in order to build rate cards; Apple bans charging workers placement fees.


February 11, 2015

Be careful when pursuing contingent workforce diversity; mind the risks when pursuing total talent management savings.


February 4, 2015

Bad circumstances can happen to any company, so it's a good idea to have policies in place in case of whistleblowers; New Jersey just made IC classification even more difficult.


January 28, 2015

Now that the employer mandate of the Affordable Care Act is phasing into place, how much more are buyers paying?; Is your contingent workforce growing?


January 21, 2015

Advice from experienced program managers on program adoption and change management.