Recent Updates

Healthcare staffing earnings recap for 3Q14

12 November 2014

The strong order volumes reported by both AMN Healthcare (NYSE: AHS) and Cross Country Healthcare (NASD: CCRN) exiting the second quarter were borne out by very solid third-quarter earnings reports and boosted forward guidance.


How to make your company shine after a bad online review — Staffing Stream

12 November 2014

Negative reviews are not something to be feared or avoided. In fact, a negative review is an opportunity for your company to shine, writes Nicole Weathers of Staffing Robot in a new Staffing Stream post.


Rest of the World Legs and Regs Advisor October 2014

12 November 2014

  • Read our latest legal update in association with the Ius Laboris network
  • We have covered a variety of judicial developments, including labour reforms and court rulings
  • Data has been gathered from across the Rest of the World

Recruitment Process Outsourcing Insights

12 November 2014

  • Global RPO market estimate
  • Forecast for Future Growth
  • Results of our survey of RPO providers 

Creating a business case that reveals your smarts, ensures success

12 November 2014

For a better chance at buy-in and ultimate success, put careful thought into building your business plan.


Performance improvement plans for a contingent worker could mean big savings

12 November 2014

Performance improvement plans are used widely to protect a company’s investment in a traditional employee. Why not use them in contingent relationships as well?


Netherlands: Independent contractor proposal could alter usage

12 November 2014

A Dutch legislative proposal could affect the use of independent contractors by ending tax incentives and making it less appealing for companies to hire them.


Are you paying contingents right?

12 November 2014

Your contingent worker pay rates can have a serious effect on the quality of talent you attract. But how do you know if your rates are appropriate for the market? Publisher and Editor Subadhra R. Sriram discusses how a recent tool from Staffing Industry Analysts can help


Voters in four states raise minimum wages; Mass. approves sick leave law

12 November 2014

Voters in four states and several cities approved increases in minimum wages, and an advisory referendum to raise the minimum wage was OK’d in a fifth state. Voters also weighed in on mandatory paid sick leave with Massachusetts voters approving a new sick leave law.


Ontario bill gets nod without controversial staffing buyer language

12 November 2014

The Ontario Legislature approved a bill last week that increases accountability for buyers of staffing services, but without wording that would have made them responsible for paying accident costs if a temporary worker suffered injuries.