Recent Updates

EU Legs & Regs Advisor September 2014

3 October 2014

  • Read our latest legal update in association with the Ius Laboris network of law firms
  • We have covered a variety of legal developments, including legislative reform and court rulings
  • Data has been gathered from across Europe

UK Monthly Hiring Trends Aug/Sep 2014

3 October 2014

  • Latest insights on the UK professional recruitment market
  • Compare with the trends for on-line jobs.
  • This report also features the latest salary trends.

North American News Report September 2014

1 October 2014

  • Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labor markets in North America.
  • Browse news by region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data.

Co-employment: Friend, not foe

1 October 2014

Several contingent workers are injured in a workplace incident. Should the company’s lawyers argue that there is no co-employer relationship in place?


When temporary workers strike

1 October 2014

Disputes and unrest among temporary workers have been in the global news of late. Find out why.


Watch out: Staffing buyer cited in safety case, not provider

1 October 2014

A hobby and craft paints maker faces more than $84,000 in penalties for exposing permanent and temporary workers to amputation, electrical and other safety hazards, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced Monday.


Natural tie: Why your program should include services spend

1 October 2014

More and more companies are wrapping services spend into their programs. You should, too.


When laws aren’t enough: Corporate culture and gender inequality

1 October 2014

No matter how many laws or articles are written for gender equality, company culture is resistant to change and remains plagued by gender discrimination, writes Sabrina Parsons, CEO of Palo Alto Software, in The Staffing Stream.


Promoted: The 9 Key HR Challenges facing the Manufacturing Industry Today

1 October 2014

Key challenges facing HR in manufacturing — and what you and your organization can do to confront them.


Canada’s temp foreign worker applications plummet

1 October 2014

Applications for temporary foreign workers have dropped by three-quarters following new rules introduced by the Canadian government in June, cbcnews.com reports.