Recent Updates

South Korea: Landmark Ruling on Worker Dispatch

3 June 2015

  • Our Staffing Law Updates provide you with information and advice on legal and regulatory changes impacting the world of contingent work.

Don’t oversurvey stakeholders: Establish relevance

3 June 2015

Surveying stakeholders for program service satisfaction and talent quality measures  is a critical step for many reasons, but how does a program manager execute a survey regimen that will be relevant and drive change?


New offering allows companies to source directly through VMS

3 June 2015

Ten months after buying freelancer management system OnForce, Beeline announced a new plugin that enables organizations to self-source freelancer talent alongside staffing agency searches via the VMS. 


Today’s world of work: Online platforms, smart phones and millennials

3 June 2015

The way people work is changing thanks to globalization, structural changes in the economy, mobile Internet use and generational shifts, according to a report released last week by Mary Meeker of Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers.


IC updates: Uber driver ruling; proposed bill aims to clarify contractor status, aid employers

3 June 2015

An Uber driver was ruled an employee while, separately, a legislator introduced a new bill to help employers by clarifying IC status.


Sawmill’s ‘willful’ safety violation costs temp’s arm

3 June 2015

A Georgia sawmill faces fines after an accident resulted in an amputation for a temp worker.


Meet the 'Gig Economy'

3 June 2015

Meet the new kid on the block: the “gig economy.” Digital platforms are expanding ways companies can engage talent, and leading more workers to warm to the idea of becoming independent. Read more in Staffing Industry Review.


Randstad Sourceright brings in RPO exec from AMN

1 June 2015

Randstad Sourceright named Katie Molloy as VP of client services. Molloy formerly served senior director of recruitment process outsourcing at AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS).


Bullish signs for healthcare staffing: Low unemployment, healthy turnover

1 June 2015

Low unemployment and a healthy level of turnover are bullish signs for the healthcare staffing industry, signaling that clients will continue to need staffing firms to help recruit scarce candidates.


Cross Country names PEO exec to board position

1 June 2015

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASD: CCRN) elected Mark Perlberg, CEO of Oasis Outsourcing, to its board.