CWS Council Research

Integrating Contingent Workforce Management with Strategic Workforce Planning

3 August 2012

  • Descriptions of six building blocks in creating a strategic workforce plan
  • Actions you can take to align CW management with strategic WF planning
  • Results of interviews with buyers, staffing suppliers, and VMS providers

A Look at the Irish Temporary Workforce Environment

30 July 2012

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

Largest Staffing Firms in Ireland 2011

19 July 2012

  • Provides data on the size of the Irish Market
  • Understand how much it has grown
  • See who are the largest twenty firms

Largest Global Staffing Firms 2012

9 July 2012

  • Find out who tops the world ranks
  • Where your firm is compared to your competition
  • See newly listed firms from Japan, China and Australia

2012 VMS and MSP Supplier Competitive Landscape

2 July 2012

  • $100 billion in global VMS/MSP spend accounted for in this study
  • VMS and MSP markets continue to surge, but the rising tide is not lifting all boats
  • MSP's gaining traction in statement-of-work services

2012 Contingent Buyers Survey: Initial Findings

25 June 2012

  • Read the initial finding of the the 2012 Contingent Buyers Survey
  • Results from 74 data points
  • See responses to the UK Agency Workers Regulation

A Look at the Australian Temporary Workforce Environment

21 June 2012

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

UK Tax avoidance in the Staffing Supply Chain

20 June 2012

  • Staffing firms and buyers may be impacted by HMRC action
  • Understand why
  • Know what questions to ask 

Building Best Practices into your Contingent Workforce Program

20 June 2012

  • 15 best practices for new contingent workforce programs
  • Learn how to establish a strong program brand and create meaningful policies
  • Supplier contracts and identifying rogue behavior also discussed

Lexicon of Global Contingent Workforce Terms

18 June 2012

  • Over 200 contingent workforce related terms and definitions
  • International terminology included for the first time
  • Document promotes standardized language usage in CW management