Recent Updates

Background Check Firms Sign Deal With New York State

19 March 2014

Four background check companies signed agreements in New York State to avoid illegal hiring practices, the New York State Attorney General’s Office announced last week. The background check firms are HireRight Inc., First Advantage, General Information Services Inc. and Sterling Infosystems.


How to Manage a Diverse Workforce

19 March 2014

Some workers want a job, others a career. Contingent or traditional, their mindset will affect how they can be managed most effectively. Sandy Mazur, division president of license and franchise at Spherion Corp., explains in The Staffing Stream.


SIA Research: Summary of the Final ACA Regulations

19 March 2014

This report provides an overview of the final regulations concerning the ACA employer shared responsibility requirements, commonly referred to as the employer mandate or “play-or-pay.”


Rest of the World Legs & Regs Advisor February 2014

18 March 2014

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

Global Risk Assessment Framework

18 March 2014

As well as providing a Risk Framework, this Insight contains examples of how a Global Risk Assessment Framework can be applied directly in three important but highly diverse countries; the UK, Germany and India.


By the Numbers: Worker Satisfaction

13 March 2014

  • Why did internal staffing firm workers leave their last job?
  • Top ways to make internal workers happier without raising pay
  • How likely is it for a temporary worker to recommend his or her staffing firm?

The Buzz: A New Rhythm

13 March 2014

A company fine-tunes how enterprises and third-party recruiters get matched.


The Other Side: Growing Up

13 March 2014

Temporary work opens doors for high school grad.


Power Seller: Open Doors

13 March 2014

The MSP can be your lifeline with the right approach.


Expert’s Corner: Attracting the Best

13 March 2014

Why a job opportunity is like a personal ad; ultimately, both parties need to be interested.