Recent Updates

A matter of health: Contingent worker quality affects programs’ health

15 October 2014

Companies health depends on a quality workforce, including contingents. One CW manager outlines how programs and their providers can work together to ensure the best results in Staffing Industry Review magazine. 


How does your comp plan stack up?

15 October 2014

In our Contingent Buyer Survey for North America, we asked contingent workforce program managers what their total annual compensation was last year. 


SIA webinar replay: The effects of the ACA

15 October 2014

With swirling rumors of supplier rate increases, many programs are left wondering what the true impact of the ACA will be and how they can best prepare for what is to come. In this webinar replay, expert practitioners cover topics such as engaging with your staffing suppliers and managing compliance... More


Doing Business in the Netherlands

13 October 2014

This report provides an overview of some of the compliance issues a foreign staffing provider should know before supplying temporary labour in The Netherlands. 


Jackson Healthcare hires Cross Country exec

8 October 2014

Jackson Healthcare, the third-largest healthcare staffing firm, named Jonathan Ward as VP of corporate development. 


Maxim Healthcare names chief experience officer

8 October 2014

Maxim Healthcare Services Inc., the fifth-largest US healthcare staffing firm, appointed Julie Judge as its first chief experience officer.


Be the best at CW engagement. Learn how

8 October 2014

Leading industry experts have compiled a guide to identify the best practices in engaging contingent workers.


UK politicians draw battle lines around employment market

8 October 2014

The UK employment market has become the latest battleground for politicians campaigning ahead of the UK general elections in May 2015. The three main political parties have held their annual conferences and drawn their respective battle lines — with mixed reactions.


Legal Update: Calif. governor signs joint liability bill

8 October 2014

California Gov. Jerry Brown on Sept. 28 signed into law a bill that imposes joint liability on buyers of staffing services for staffing firms’ wages and hours and workers’ compensation violations, as well as health and safety compliance.


Fatal injuries rise among contractors

8 October 2014

The number of “contractors” in the US who died from fatal workplace injuries rose in 2013, according to preliminary numbers released last month by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.