Recent Updates

Freelancer management systems: Managing contractors and more

4 March 2015

They are on the rise, but freelancer management systems have their own unique benefits and risks. A contingent workforce manager shares his insights. 


Complaint leads to OSHA fines against buyer, staffing firm

4 March 2015

An Edison, N.J., pharmaceutical and beauty product manufacturer and its staffing provider were cited last week for exposing temporary workers to chemical, noise and machine hazards.


Canada: Mass foreign worker exodus expected

4 March 2015

A large number of temporary foreign workers face deportion from Canada beginning April 1 as part of the government's new foreign worker program, and many employers are asking for a reprieve, CBCnews.com reports.


2015 Applicant Tracking System Landscape

27 February 2015

  • ATS market likely oversupplied
  • Pricing models, typical requirements, functionality and more discussed in this report
  • Directory of more than 120 ATS providers highlighted

Check job titles, descriptions, to bring in better talent

25 February 2015

Job titles tend to vary even within the same organization, but it’s important to program health that they be standardized. Here’s one way to tackle it. 


Data: Are you asking the right questions?

25 February 2015

Businesspeople love data, but few know how to get what they really need out of it. Do you? 


Are freelancers the face of the workforce of the future?

25 February 2015

Best-selling author, speaker and futurist Jacob Morgan spoke with Editor and Publisher Subadhra R. Sriram about the future of work. Read what he has to say in Staffing Industry Review and what you need to do to future-proof your organization.


Canadian employers responsible for temp workers’ safety

25 February 2015

Canada has expanded companies’ health and safety responsibilities toward temp and unpaid workers under the Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, according to Workplace Safety & Prevention Services. Here’s what you need to know.


Benchmarks: Supplier management trends

25 February 2015

Which vendor management strategies are the most popular?


Apple ends third-party recruitment fees at foreign factories

24 February 2015

Apple Inc. announced it will no longer allow foreign contract workers at suppliers’ factories abroad to be charged recruitment fees.