Recent Updates

Interviewing a Staffing Provider

27 March 2013

Author Cathy Reilly shares 41 questions companies should ask potential staffing providers.


Why Your Talent Strategy Must Include Contingents

27 March 2013

HR must take control of managing contingent labor, asserts Linda Brenner on the Designs on Talent blog. Here are her four reasons why.


European People Risk Index

26 March 2013

Following our webinar on risk, Aon Hewitt's People Risk rankings provide an interesting view of the risk of recruiting, employing and redeploying people. Their data for Europe is provided here. 


Global Salary Trends

26 March 2013

Data for Permanent Salaries around the world:

  • By Country
  • By City/Region
  • By Sector

A Look at the Belgian Temporary Workforce Environment

25 March 2013

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

A Look at the Belgian Temporary Workforce Environment

25 March 2013

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

Firms Seeking H-1Bs Could Be Out of Luck

20 March 2013

Companies seeking H-1B temporary worker visas to bring skilled talent to the U.S. may be out of luck because of expected increase in demand.


Unlikely Valentine: Suppliers Learn to Love Their MSP

20 March 2013

Some suppliers are in the midst of a red-hot love affair with their MSPs, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog. And it’s been great all around. Why is the courtship such a happy one? 


Can Remote Contingents Be Effective?

20 March 2013

Edward Jackson, president of vendor management system provider Provade, takes on the topic of remote employee productivity and effectiveness following Yahoo!’s recent mandate that workers show up at the office, in The Staffing Stream.


Growth Slows in U.S. Staffing Prices

20 March 2013

Prices paid for staffing services in the U.S. rose in February from a year ago, but the increase was the lowest since March 2012, according to data released last week by the U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics.