Recent Updates

Rising Tide

1 July 2013

Increased workers’ comp premiums and stricter underwriting are going to force staffing firms to pay attention to best practices.

Don’t Get Caught in the Web

1 July 2013

There are numerous ways staffing firms and their clients can run afoul of the law. Here are a few instances of how to sidestep some legal perils.

Room for Error

1 July 2013

Staffing firms often are expected to conduct background and credit checks on their temps, but various laws and agencies make doing so perilous. Firms are recommended to proceed with caution.

Healthcare Reform: Which Route to Take?

1 July 2013

As 2014 and the Affordable Care Act regulations draw near, staffing firms have much to ponder as they decide whether to offer insurance to their temps or pay fines. This first of a two-part article addresses some of those issues.

Benefit of Counsel

1 July 2013

Benefit of Counsel: The immigrant story.

Straight Talk From the Customer

1 July 2013

Straight Talk From the Customer: United we stand.

Beyond the Daily

1 July 2013

Beyond the Daily: Trends that matter.

You Ask/We Answer

1 July 2013

You Ask/We Answer: What are the projections for industrial staffing?

News Report June 2013

1 July 2013

Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labour markets across Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa and the Americas. Browse news by region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data. 

Portugal low on IT pros

26 June 2013

Hays Portugal’s recent IT report 2013 highlighted a shortage in the number of domestic information technology professionals with 78 percent of employers surveyed reporting that there was a shortage of qualified professionals in the IT sector.