Recent Updates

Buyer Faces $185,700 in OSHA Fines

19 March 2014

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited a contingent workforce buyer, its staffing provider and another company for serious safety and health violations, assessing ranging from $20,160 to more than $180,000.


Background Check Firms Sign Deal With New York State

19 March 2014

Four background check companies signed agreements in New York State to avoid illegal hiring practices, the New York State Attorney General’s Office announced last week. The background check firms are HireRight Inc., First Advantage, General Information Services Inc. and Sterling Infosystems.


How to Manage a Diverse Workforce

19 March 2014

Some workers want a job, others a career. Contingent or traditional, their mindset will affect how they can be managed most effectively. Sandy Mazur, division president of license and franchise at Spherion Corp., explains in The Staffing Stream.


Temps’ Job Board Usage

19 March 2014

In a survey of more than 3,000 U.S. temporary workers, we asked “When looking for work, which job boards and social networking sites do you use?” 


SIA Research: Summary of the Final ACA Regulations

19 March 2014

This report provides an overview of the final regulations concerning the ACA employer shared responsibility requirements, commonly referred to as the employer mandate or “play-or-pay.”


European Legs & Regs Advisor February 2014

18 March 2014

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

Global Risk Assessment Framework

18 March 2014

As well as providing a Risk Framework, this Insight contains examples of how a Global Risk Assessment Framework can be applied directly in three important but highly diverse countries; the UK, Germany and India.


European Staffing Industry Share Index

14 March 2014

  • See how the European Staffing Industry Share Index is doing.
  • Compare it with the US Index and the FTSE Euro Mid Cap Index.
  • Find out which companies performed best and worst. 

By the Numbers: Worker Satisfaction

13 March 2014

  • Why did internal staffing firm workers leave their last job?
  • Top ways to make internal workers happier without raising pay
  • How likely is it for a temporary worker to recommend his or her staffing firm?

The Buzz: A New Rhythm

13 March 2014

A company fine-tunes how enterprises and third-party recruiters get matched.