Recent Updates

IC misclassifications result in hundreds of thousands in back wages

4 February 2015

Continuing its focus on independent contractor misclassification, the US Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division recently announced several companies are being required to pay hundreds of thousands in back pay for IC misclassification and overtime violations.


The coming revolution at work, brace yourself

4 February 2015

There’s a revolution coming in the wold of work, according to Staffing Industry Analysts’ President Barry Asin, specifically with advancements in artificial intelligence. What does that mean for the contingent workforce? Read what he has to say about what's to come in The Staffing Stream.... More


You can save with a total talent management strategy, but watch out for the risks

4 February 2015

Total talent management may be young as a strategy, but it does show promise for cost savings in a few key areas. Here are two.


SIA Webinar replay: Total talent management

4 February 2015

In this webinar replay, industry experts discuss total talent management as a strategy to optimize competitive performance from these varied labor pools.


Four ways to improve your recruitment process right now — Staffing Stream

3 February 2015

Async Interview CEO Christopher Young writes about four ways to improve recruiting in The Staffing Stream.


Proposed US bill would raise H-1B visa cap

3 February 2015

US senators introduced a bill to reform immigration laws for high-skilled workers, including increasing the H-1B visa cap to 115,000 from 65,000.


Candidate SmartMatch Technology now available — Promoted

3 February 2015

StaffDNA released the Candidate SmartMatch, a pairing technology that allows healthcare staffing companies to directly source the best available candidates.


AMN completes buy of healthcare staffing, VMS firms

3 February 2015

AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS) completed its acquisition of Onward Healthcare, Locum Leaders and VMS provider Medefis.


Mitchell Martin buys healthcare staffing firm Therapists on Demand

3 February 2015

Mitchell Martin Inc. acquired the operating assets of Therapists on Demand Inc., a healthcare staffing firm based in Philadelphia. 


On Assignment sells physician staffing unit for $123 million

3 February 2015

On Assignment Inc. (NYSE: ASGN) sold its physician staffing segment to Envision Healthcare (NYSE: EVHC) for $123.0 million.