Recent Updates

Oil & Gas: Rising Contractor Ranks Adds to Skills Shortage

26 February 2014

Increasingly attractive pay rates are luring oil and gas workers to contractor positions, leading to increased costs to the buyer and a rising skills shortage.


2022: Where the Staffing Industry Thrives

26 February 2014

Thanks to Staffing Industry Analysts’ long-range U.S. forecast, suppliers and buyers of staffing services can be confident in making future plans, writes Global Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog. 


Are You Getting the Whole Picture?

26 February 2014

Most companies rely heavily on their key performance indicators (KPIs) to determine whether their MSP program is achieving the right return on investment. However, KPIs don’t always measure all the right success factors, and the organization may miss out on crucial information that can improve... More


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19 February 2014

Five steps to give your travelers the housing they want without breaking your budget.


Staffing Stream: The healthcare occupational safety landscape

19 February 2014

Safety is a vital strategic imperative of the staffing industry. Healthcare professionals in particular face a tremendous amount of hazards.


Cordant acquires UK healthcare recruiter

19 February 2014

U.K. recruitment firm Cordant acquired specialist recruiter Sugarman, according to news reports.


GE completes API Healthcare buy

19 February 2014

GE completed its acquisition of API Healthcare, a healthcare industry workforce management software and analytics firm.


Web: Former temp confesses to nursing home death

19 February 2014

McKnight’s Long Term Care News reports a terminally ill Kentucky man has confessed to the killing of an 86-year-old woman in a nursing facility.


Electronic health data breaches a concern, more work needed

19 February 2014

Electronic health data breaches remain a concern, but more work must be done, according to the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society.


Physician crunch: 19-day wait for appointments

19 February 2014

Demand for doctors is outstripping supply in the U.S., according to physician search firm Merritt Hawkins, a division of AMN Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: AHS).