Recent Updates

Don't call us: Thoughts on no-contact policies

20 August 2014

It’s the age-old debate: to allow direct contact with hiring managers or not? Global Editorial Director spoke with a buyer and supplier about this topic in The Contingent Blog.

Illinois claims lead in auditing for misclassified ICs

20 August 2014

Illinois led the nation in auditing employers for independent contractor misclassification, the Illinois Department of Employment Security announced this month. Employers that get caught face penalties.

Japan’s Worker Dispatch Act amendments would ease temp usage restrictions

20 August 2014

Anticipated amendments to Japan’s Worker Dispatch Act could have a significant impact on the personnel policies and workforce management of Japanese companies, the most significant of which would be allowing companies to staff a greater number of positions with temporary workers for longer (indefinite)... More

Rest of the World Legs & Regs Advisor July 2014

18 August 2014

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

The human resources technology revolution — Staffing Stream

13 August 2014

Stephen Robert Morse of SkillBridge discusses Human resources technology in a new post in The Staffing Stream.

Job and salary growth forecast for Indian IT sector

13 August 2014

The number of jobs in India’s information technology sector is expected to increase 6 percent in the current financial year, reports

TEKsystems, On Assignment among largest IT staffing firms

13 August 2014

The five largest suppliers of information technology staffing in the U.S. include TEKsystems, On Assignment Inc. (NYSE: ASGN) and more.

IT workers’ confidence slips in Q2

13 August 2014

The Randstad Technologies Employee Confidence Index edged down in the second quarter to a reading of 58.7 from a first-quarter reading of 60.0.

IQNavigator sells MSP division

13 August 2014

IQNavigator, a vendor management system and managed services provider, sold its MSP division to MSX International Inc.

Kforce's $119 million deal includes only medical coder segment

13 August 2014

Kforce Inc. (NYSE: KFRC) announced the sale of its healthcare information management business to RCM Acquisition Inc. for an aggregate sale price of $119 million in cash.