CWS Council Research

2012 MSP RFP Template

29 May 2012

  • Template for issuing an RFP for a managed service provider
  • Notes added for guidance
  • Cut and paste as appropriate for building your own RFP 

A Look at the Italian Temporary Workforce Environment

28 May 2012

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

A Look at the Dutch Temporary Workforce Environment

21 May 2012

  • Overview of the Dutch legal landscape
  • Importance of collective bargaining agreements
  • Details on employers' statutory costs

MSP Engagement Models Revisited

10 May 2012

  • Pros and cons of vendor-neutral, master supplier, and hybrid models
  • Strategies for selecting appropriate model
  • A concise and useful reference

Building Your Contingent Workforce Program

30 April 2012

  • Panel discussion of strategies to building a CW program
  • See how other companies get stakeholder buy-in and manage their MSP/VMS
  • Learn what has worked and what hasn't from experienced CW program managers

Advisor – April 2012

30 April 2012

  • Read our latest and largest ever legal update in association with the Ius Laboris Global Network.
  • Information for Austria, Belgium, Europe, France, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland and the UK. 

WE Legs & Reg Advisor – March 2012

13 April 2012

  • Read our latest legal update in association with the Ius Laboris Global Network
  • A bumper issue this month for Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain and the UK 

Co-employment: Friend or Foe?

9 April 2012

  • Panel discussion on co-employment issues with temporary workers
  • Strategies discussed on how to mitigate misclassification risks and manage suppliers
  • Should temporary workers be invited to the company picnic?

Building and Operating a Global MSP Governance Structure

2 April 2012

  • This report outlines how to establish a governance structure for a multi-national MSP
  • Roles, responsibilities, and participants for global governance team explained
  • We describe mitigation approaches for various challenges to global governance

Buyers Management Strategies

2 April 2012

  • See the most popular strategies in Europe
  • Compare them with North America
  • Understand what is most likely to be explored within two years