Recent Updates

Contingent labor is simple, engaging them another paradigm

11 March 2015

Technologies may be catching up to various talent management needs, but they will not replace the need for staffing firms.

Western provinces to be hurt most by temp foreign worker reduction

11 March 2015

Canada’s plan to reduce the number of temporary foreign workers coming into the country — and being used overall — will not have the desired effect, warns a new report from the Canada West Foundation. 

Yin and Yang: The difference between outsourcing and outplacement

11 March 2015

Many confuse the terms, and while outsourcing and outplacement complement each other and staffing, they are different. Here’s how organizations stand to benefit.

White House initiative aims to close skills gap

11 March 2015

President Obama announced this week the launch of an initiative intended to provide Americans with the skills needed for well-paying jobs. The initiative, called TechHire, will provide access to training programs through universities and other channels.

SIA research: A global MSP overview

11 March 2015

The global legal landscape is complex, which inevitably makes buyers cautious about rolling out an MSP internationally. However, by structuring programs the right way and taking legal considerations into account, program managers should be able to expand into any country they wish. Learn how in... More

Demand for ICT professionals up in Australia as business confidence rises

10 March 2015

The jobs outlook in Australia for information and communications technology professionals is strengthening, according to a Peoplebank index.

APAC/LatAm/MEA Mergers & Acquisitions 2014

10 March 2015

  • Staffing Industry Analysts noted 17 publicly announced acquisitions of staffing firms across Asia Pacific, Latin America, the Middle East, and Africa in 2014.

Global Contingent Market Estimate

10 March 2015

This insight provides an estimate of the size of the contingent market broken down by:

  • Temporaries/Temporary Agency Workers (TAW)
  • Other Temporaries
  • Independent Contractors
  • Statement of Work (SOW) Consultants

The Middleman MSP: A Global Overview

5 March 2015

  • Review of MSP structures in 20 staffing markets
  • While there are certainly legal considerations to take into account, by structuring programmes in the correct way, they should not prevent programme managers from expanding programmes into any country they wish.
  • There is no one-size-fits-all MSP... More

Save your company money every time you book a hotel — Promoted

4 March 2015

Travelers Haven announced Hotel Engine for Business reduced average hotel spend for clients by 23%.