Recent Updates

Results Calendar

31 January 2012

  • See how your competitors or suppliers are faring
  • Provides a spreadsheet you can upload into Outlook
  • All the events listed will be covered in the Daily News 

UK Monthly Hiring Trends Dec 2011 / Jan 2012

27 January 2012

  • APSCo data generally negative
  • Innovantage shows both perm and temp up
  • Economy still souring

WE Citation – Avoid AWR Traps

25 January 2012

  • Some excellent advice from Osborne Clarke on the AWR
  • If you receive an information request, or
  • A claim under the legislation

Perspective: Finding the Right Suppliers

25 January 2012

A leader of a global CW program shares his process in identifying the right managed services providers for his company.


News: Client, Staffing Firm Cited for Safety Violation

25 January 2012

A California distribution center was cited, along with its staffing provider, for unsafe working conditions that led to a worker’s injury.


Recruiting: Is Your Supplier Social?

25 January 2012

Last week, we wrote about how important it should be to users of contingent labor that their staffing suppliers use hi-tech methods to recruit. One such method is social recruiting, and it matters if your supplier is using it or not.


Europe: Less Regulation Ahead?

25 January 2012

European countries seek to ease regulatory burdens on employers.


Around the Web: Unable to Retire; Temping is Worth it

25 January 2012

With their retirement funds decimated, many eldery are forced to keep working. Meanwhile, a writer lays out the case for temping.


Dictionary of Key Terms

20 January 2012

A short dictionary of key terms for 46 European states.


Citation: Self-Employment in the UK

18 January 2012

  • The CIPD has completed an interesting short review of the official statistics on self-employment in the UK.
  • Self-employment, by the autumn of 2011, had reached a record level of 4.14 million
  • The "new" self employed are  'handy-men' without skills, picking-up whatever bits and pieces... More