Recent Updates

What the 2015 UK elections might mean for employers

10 December 2014

Since 2010, the coalition government has made reforms aimed at achieving a flexible, effective and fair labor market. More is expected ahead of the May elections.


Why contingent is not the right term, think complementary workforce

10 December 2014

As companies shift to a more holistic approach to workforce management, they might want to think about whether "contingent" is the right term to use for their non-employee workforce.


Agents of record & IC compliance: a growing industry

10 December 2014

Companies are constantly looking for suitable strategies to engage contingent workers they find on their own. Review these cost-effective solutions.


Rising wages in Central and Eastern Europe to worsen skills shortages in the UK

10 December 2014

The immigration debate is not limited to the US. Western European jobseekers and politicians have long grumbled about rising migrant numbers and falling job opportunities.


Electrical shock burns temp, leads to fines for buyer, staffing firm

10 December 2014

The US Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued fines totaling $150,000 to a contingent workforce buyer and its staffing provider for failure to provide adequate training and enforce proper equipment usage.


2014 Global Marketing/Creative Staffing Update

9 December 2014

  • Aquent is the market leader by revenue, followed by Hays and 24 Seven.
  • We provide a Register of Marketing/Creative Staffing Suppliers and information on the current industry climate and short term future of the market.      

2014 Contractor Payrolling and IC Evaluation & Compliance Landscape

5 December 2014

  • Global, in-depth study of companies providing contractor payrolling, umbrella service and IC evaluation service
  • US contractor payrolling market estimated at $11 billion in spend (global market exceeds $20 billion)
  • Find out which providers in market are largest, fastest-growing, and offer most... More

Executive order on immigration could be good news for CW managers

3 December 2014

President Obama’s executive order on immigration won’t change H1-B visa numbers, but could signal good news for contingent workforce managers in other ways.


Does your staffing firm have an ‘I got this’ culture? — Staffing Stream

3 December 2014

Does your staffing firm have an “I got this” culture? To find out, take the six-question quiz in a new Staffing Stream post from Mary Ann McLaughlin of Butler Street.


AMN names new leader for MSP, RPO operations

3 December 2014

AMN Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: AHS) named Dan White as president of strategic workforce solutions, the role previously held by Bob Livonius.