Region - Europe

CW Management: The Tipping Point

16 January 2013

The Procurement Guy shares trends he expects to see this year in terms of contingent workforce usage and management.


Leading in the Human Age

16 January 2013

This new era, coined by ManpowerGroup as “The Human Age,” requires a new style of leadership, writes Melanie Holmes, vice president of ManpowerGroup’s world of work solutions, in The Staffing Stream. Read more here


VMS Not the Bogeyman Suppliers Claim

9 January 2013

VMS is staffing firms’ favorite bogeyman, but tales of its effects on lowered margins and profits are greatly exaggerated, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog


Why 2013 Is the Year of the Freelancer

9 January 2013

This will be the year of the freelancer, proclaims Darrell Jones, editor-in-chief of Elance. Read why in The Staffing Stream.


German Market Snapshot

8 January 2013

  • One page overview of the marketplace
  • Data on the Economy and Business Environment
  • and on the Staffing Industry

News Report December 2012

7 January 2013

Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labour markets in Europe and around the world. Browse news by country or region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data – just click on the links below.... More


2012 Staffing Company Survey - Europe

2 January 2013

  • The following report is a summary of findings from the 2012 Staffing Company Survey.
  • Findings include a wide variety of best practices, benchmark data and industry trends
  • Download the full report: 34 pages of insights.

IT Staffing Market in Europe 2012

28 December 2012

  • Adecco leads the market, followed by ManpowerGroup and Randstad.
  • The largest national markets are the UK, Germany and the Netherlands.
  • Other markets offer promising growth prospects: the Scandinavian countries, Poland and the Czech Republic.

WE Legs & Regs Advisor – November / December 2012

19 December 2012

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

New Cold War Could Freeze Out Staffing Firms in Russia

19 December 2012

An ongoing dispute between the U.S. and Russia may have significant repercussions for contingent workforce managers as Russia threatens to ban foreign staffing firms from doing business in the country.