Jon Osborne's Blog

Is it time for youtube?

I happened to search for "temporary staffing" on and noted that one staffing firm in particular has made very good use of that venue. Frontline Source Group dominates both in terms of number of videos uploaded and in terms of hits.

Their videos are both professional and compelling. You can see a couple of good examples here and here.

We live more and more in... More

Employee recognition is for suckers

Take that title and put the word "not" at the end, and you will have some good advice.

We recently completed a report entitled "What's different about consistently profitable staffing firms?" As it turns out, one of the things that consistently profitable staffing firms do differently is to make internal employees a top priority. Who knew that would make a difference? Apparently... More