Recent Updates

Seattle lets IC drivers unionize; Uber’s California IC case expands

15 December 2015

Independent contractor drivers in Seattle for services such as Uber and Lyft can now unionize; A new ruling in California will increase the number of drivers participating in a misclassification lawsuit against Uber.


Europe Contingent Buyers Survey: 2015 Full Report

14 December 2015

  • 196-page compilation of 2013-2015 buyer survey reports

Major US MSP provider acquired by UK firm

9 December 2015

Bartech Holding Corp., a Michigan-based staffing and MSP provider, has been acquired by UK-based Impellam Group plc for an initial payment of $120 million.


Human cloud developments outpacing the legal & regulatory landscape

9 December 2015

The human cloud and online staffing have grown faster than regulations can keep up. William Hays Weissman, shareholder with law firm Littler Mendelson, explains what’s behind this gap and suggests some options in a two-part Staffing Stream post.


Dig beyond the technical when choosing a VMS

9 December 2015

When implementing a vendor management system, some of the more important things to watch might not be the most obvious.


Make your company and suppliers employers of choice

9 December 2015

If you want to win the talent war, you need to position your organization and even your staffing suppliers as employers of choice.


Pay attention to redeployment & fight the talent wars successfully

9 December 2015

Don't forget to include existing agency workers in your self-sourcing. Why lose their experience when their assignment ends?                                  


IT staffing executive announcements: InterQuest, Accenture

9 December 2015

InterQuest Group plc appointed David Bygrave as CFO and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) announced Chief Leadership Officer Adrian Lajtha will retire.


Tata to train 1,000 interns from British universities

9 December 2015

Tata Consultancy Services announced it will partner with the British Council Generation UK-India program to train 1,000 British university graduates for a year at its innovation labs and software development centers in India.


CIOs in greater China bullish on tech job market

9 December 2015

Chief information officers across Greater China — Hong Kong, Mainland China and Taiwan — expressed their optimism toward the technology job market in the next 12 months in the recent Michael Page 2015 Greater China CIO Viewpoint.