Recent Updates

Top 20 Staffing Firms in Finland 2010

2 November 2011

  • The Finnish market is highly fragmented, the Top 5 accounts for just 30% of market share.
  • Adecco and ManpowerGroup are the only foreign firms in the Top 10.
  • The market leader is the only staffing firm in Finland with annual revenue above €100 million in 2010.

Compliance: Bridging US & EU Privacy Laws

2 November 2011

The European Union restricts the transfer of personal data outside the EU. Companies using the services of vendor management systems or managed services providers need to ensure that they are adhering to applicable laws when storing their European Union-based contingents’ data in the U.S.

In the Spotlight: Get that senior leadership buy-in

2 November 2011

A First Data CW manager discusses program adoption, expansion, and creating visibility into her company’s program.

World: Planning for an older contingent workforce

2 November 2011

Pensions and retirement age are sensitive topics around the world. Indeed, tempers have flared recently at politicians' attempts at raising the age of retirement.

Blog: And the Winners Are …

2 November 2011

In the contingent workforce world, the anticipation of the VMS and MSP Supplier Competitive Landscape report is a little akin to the buzz of Oscar night. The results are greeted with jubilation in some quarters and renewed ambition in others. This year was no different. But one thing stands out, writes... More

UK Monthly Hiring Trends Sep/Oct 2011

28 October 2011

  • Apsco data shows rise in market
  • Innovantage Heat Map warm
  • Gross Margins almost level y/y but the economy poor due to concerns about the Eurozone

By the Numbers

27 October 2011

In this month’s “By the Numbers”

  • Where small firms rule: Allied healthcare
  • Travel nurse staffing coming back strong
  • How do buyers calculate MSP fees?

Expert’s Corner

27 October 2011

Budgeting for Improvements: Build a process that drives innovation and growth.

Finding Your Way Out

27 October 2011

There are still ways savvy staffing firm owners can grow their companies. Here are a few.

Step Out of the Box

27 October 2011

Step Out of the Box Here are 15 sales tips to help propel your firm forward.