Recent Updates

Staffing Stream: Gamification

6 October 2013

Gamification is a growing trend and should be part of your teams plans and strategies for 2014, Denise Deans writes in a new blog post in The Staffing Stream.


Accenture revenue rises 4%

6 October 2013

Accenture plc (NYSE: ACN) net revenue rose 4 percent in its fiscal fourth quarter ended Aug 31 to $7.1 billion. 


Harvey Nash US revenue flat despite rise in direct hire

6 October 2013

Harvey Nash Group plc, a London-based provider of information technology staffing and services, reported U.S. revenue was flat at £21.9 million (US$33.4 million) for the six months ended July 31 compared to the same period of 2012.


Private equity acquires Chicago-based IT staffing provider

6 October 2013

Addison Group, a Chicago-based staffing provider, struck a deal to be acquired by private equity firm Trilantic Capital Partners.


Kforce lists cities with highest tech demand

6 October 2013

Kforce Inc. (NASD: KFRC) ranked Charlotte, N.C., as the city with the most demand for professionals with technology skills in its 2014 salary and employment guides.


Tech job growth eases in September, PEO says

6 October 2013

Technology job growth slowed in September, according to a report by TriNet, a professional employer organization based in San Leandro, Calif.


IBM settles over H-1B ads

6 October 2013

International Business Machines Corp. will pay $44,400 in civil penalties after reaching an agreement to resolve allegations that the company placed online job postings containing citizenship status preferences for F-1 and H-1B temporary visa holders, the U.S. Justice Department announced.


Survey finds changing landscape for locum tenens

2 October 2013

Staffing Industry Analysts recently concluded its semiannual benchmarking survey administered in conjunction with the National Association of Locum Tenens Organizations. 


Web: ACA exchanges open amid technical glitches

2 October 2013

USA Today reports the federal and state healthcare exchanges, which allow consumers to purchase healthcare insurance, opened on Tuesday, but the high volume caused some technical glitches. To read the story, click here.


Staffing Stream: Best practices in social media

2 October 2013

Are investments in social media worth the time and money? Staffing industry veteran Jim Lanzalotto, who now runs strategy and marketing firm Scanlon.Louis, discusses the question in a new post in The Staffing Stream. Read the post by clicking here.