Recent Updates

SIA Research: VMS & MSP Competitive Landscape

16 September 2014

This report, available to CWS Council members, examines the global landscape of vendor management system (VMS) providers and managed service providers (MSPs) delivering technology and services to companies looking to manage their contingent workforce. 

2014 VMS & MSP Landscape Summary

15 September 2014

  • This summary provides excerpts from the full 2014 VMS & MSP Landscape Report
  • 24 VMS providers and 25 MSPs participated in study
  • Report contains our size estimates of global VMS and MSP markets

Financial Results Calendar 2014

15 September 2014

  • See how your competitors or suppliers are faring
  • Provides a spreadsheet you can upload into Outlook
  • All future events listed will be covered in the Daily News 
  • All past events are linked to articles published in the Daily News

Staffing Firms in Israel 2014

12 September 2014

  • Data for the Labour Force
  • List of 90+ staffing firms
  • Breakdown of executive search, job boards and international companies.

European Legs & Regs Advisor August 2014

10 September 2014

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

Show them the money and more: Getting and keeping c-level support for your program

10 September 2014

At first, it’s about money, but then, as your program grows, you can use metrics to demonstrate how your organization can benefit further. 

California bill to expand staffing buyers’ liability goes to governor

10 September 2014

California legislators approved a bill last week that could make staffing buyers liable for staffing firm wage and hour violations among other things. 

The impact of the Scottish independence referendum on jobs

10 September 2014

On Sept. 18, Scotland will vote on whether or not to break away from the U.K. Results in favor of separation could bring significant changes to the Scottish labor market. 

Canada’s temporary foreign worker program leaves some businesses in the lurch

10 September 2014

Recent changes to Canada’s temporary foreign worker program have made their use cost-prohibitive for many companies, the Burnside News reports. Canada announced the overhaul of its program in June.

Safety an issue? Consider temps' personalities

10 September 2014

According to research released by a Vancouver, British Columbia, employee assessment and safety management training company, certain personality traits may increase the likelihood of a workplace accident. Contributing blogger Ryne Landers discusses the research in The Staffing Stream.