Recent Updates

Volt’s Q2 revenue falls, but net loss shrinks

9 July 2014

Volt Information Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: VISI) revenue fell 13.1 percent year over year in its fiscal second quarter.


Randstad invests in online freelancer platform

9 July 2014

Randstad Holding nv is investing in Berlin-based twago, an online marketplace for freelance work.


Infosys hires former SAP exec as CEO

9 July 2014

Information technology services firm Infosys Ltd. (NYSE: INFY) named Vishal Sikka as CEO and managing director.


Ciber names new CEO

9 July 2014

Ciber Inc. named Michael Boustridge as president and CEO, replacing Dave Peterschmidt.


Former oDesk CEO joins venture capital firm

9 July 2014

The former CEO of online staffing firm oDesk, Gary Swart, joined venture capital firm Polaris Partners.


News report claims H-1B backlash

9 July 2014

The Associated Press reports there is a backlash among some U.S. workers against use of H-1B workers.


Do you have what it takes to run your own program?

9 July 2014

When building or transforming a contingent workforce program, one of the most important decisions you will  make is whether to  outsource implementation and delivery to a managed service provider (MSP) or to deliver the program using in-house resources.


UK enhances ethics code to boost female board appointments

9 July 2014

U.K. Business Secretary Vince Cable has launched an enhanced code of ethics for head hunters and executive recruiters.


Your Temp Worker Usage Breaks Records

9 July 2014

Contingent workforce managers’ domain is expanding. The temporary penetration rate — the percentage of the U.S. workforce who are temporary workers — hit another record in June.


Randstad fund invests in European online freelancer platform

9 July 2014

Randstad is investing in Berlin-based twago, an online marketplace for freelance work.