Recent Updates

Contract watch: Avaya signs RPO deal

10 June 2015

Telecommunications firm Avaya brought in Futurestep to provide a recruitment process outsourcing program for operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa as well as Asia Pacific.

Is your supplier selling you the right thing?

10 June 2015

Are your staffing providers actively marketing what you are looking for? Based on our surveys, the answer is no. Editor and Publisher Subadhra R. Sriram explains why you should look beyond it in the Staffing Stream.

Economic roundup: Employment indicators

10 June 2015

A summary of employment and economic statistics as reported by applicable government agencies.

UK – Zero hours exclusivity ban: what does this mean?

4 June 2015

  • Our Staffing Law Updates provide you with information and advice on legal and regulatory changes impacting the world of contingent work.

Compact moves forward, would ease physician licensing across state lines

3 June 2015

The Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Commission is now being established now that more than seven states have enacted the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact into law.

Don’t be an invisible recruiter

3 June 2015

What makes any recruiter successful? What gives you the edge to become part of the elite? 

Don’t oversurvey stakeholders: Establish relevance

3 June 2015

Surveying stakeholders for program service satisfaction and talent quality measures  is a critical step for many reasons, but how does a program manager execute a survey regimen that will be relevant and drive change?

New offering allows companies to source directly through VMS

3 June 2015

Ten months after buying freelancer management system OnForce, Beeline announced a new plugin that enables organizations to self-source freelancer talent alongside staffing agency searches via the VMS. 

Today’s world of work: Online platforms, smart phones and millennials

3 June 2015

The way people work is changing thanks to globalization, structural changes in the economy, mobile Internet use and generational shifts, according to a report released last week by Mary Meeker of Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers.

IC updates: Uber driver ruling; proposed bill aims to clarify contractor status, aid employers

3 June 2015

An Uber driver was ruled an employee while, separately, a legislator introduced a new bill to help employers by clarifying IC status.