Region - Europe

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. 


Re-Imagining Work and the Workforce

19 December 2012

Next year, companies will re-imagine how work gets done and who does it, writes Michelle V. Rafter on Workforce.com.


Setting Goals, Measuring Success

19 December 2012

Given the end of the year, economy and all the buzz about a blended workforce, contingent workforce managers should measure what they have accomplished in 2012, how their program has contributed to the company, and what they hope to accomplish next year.


Forecasts for European Staffing Markets

17 December 2012

  • Our forecast for 2013
  • See which markets are doing best and worst
  • Compare with EU's economic forecast

What Have You Done for Me Lately?

12 December 2012

A CW manager shares how his program realized significant benefits by implementing a benchmarking strategy with the help of his managed service provider in the December issue of Staffing Industry Review


Citation - ICT in Europe

7 December 2012

  • See details of the excellent report from EU Skills Panorama
  • Including data on demand supply and mismatches
  • ...and useful links

ILO Global Wage Report

7 December 2012

  • Understand how much global real wages have grown
  • How this differs regionally
  • See how they compare with labour productivity

“Online Staffing” Platforms: Characterizing the Demand Side

6 December 2012

  • Demand for online staffing is real and expanding
  • It is at an early stage of evolution, much lies ahead
  • A new channel to meet "flexible workforce" needs?

Managing the Risks of Contingent Labor on the Global Stage

5 December 2012

Eric S. Williams, senior director, global product lead for KellyOCG’s Services Procurement Solutions, shares the most common consequences of being ill-equipped to manage contingent labor on the global stage in The Staffing Stream.