Recent Updates

Web: CA truck drivers strike over IC status

15 July 2014

Southern California port truckers strike over independent contractor status.

Are your temps putting you at risk for cybercrimes?

15 July 2014

If your agency temps use their own personal devices for email or other assignment-related tasks, you could be at risk for cybercrimes, write Sandra Golden and Wil Beach in a new Staffing Stream post..

Hiring a former temp without incurring a fee

15 July 2014

How many months after an agency temp ends an assignment must you wait before you may hire that temp directly, without paying a temp-to-perm conversion fee?

Buyers Beware: Staffing firms agree to report unlawful requests

15 July 2014

New York Attorney General requires five staffing firms to report discriminatory, other unlawful requests.

Stay focused as ACA deadline nears

15 July 2014

Steps to stay on track as ACA deadline approaches.

Managing your program? Why capacity planning is crucial

15 July 2014

Capacity planning is crucial when determining whether to manage your own program. Here’s how to execute on that plan, Part 2.

ASEAN Non-Standard Employment

14 July 2014

  • See details of an interesting report from ASETUC
  • Including information on the rise of triangular employment relationships across Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
  • Plus commentary from Menno Bart of Ciett

IT Employment Projections, 2012-2022

9 July 2014

IT occupations are projected to grow 1.63 times faster than overall employment.

52% of North American IT firms to raise headcount

9 July 2014

More than half of IT organizations are increasing IT staff headcount this year, a study finds.

IT staffing mergers and acquisitions over past month

9 July 2014

Firms announcing acquisitions include Artech, Peoplelink, Judge Group and HireBetter.