Recent Updates

2014 VMS & MSP Competitive Landscape

5 September 2014

  • Global VMS and MSP spend in our study rose 23% and 19%, respectively
  • Market estimates for North America and Europe contained in this report
  • Trend in US clients using an external MSP starting to plateau

A Look at the Peruvian Temporary Workforce Environment

5 September 2014

  • Overview of the Peruvian legal landscape
  • Insights into contracting for temporary labour in Peru
  • Details on statutory costs provided

Global RPO Directory

4 September 2014

  • A comprehensive directory of RPO providers
  • Full data for 66 RPO firms around the world
  • Additional List of 100+ providers

A Look at the Chilean Temporary Workforce Environment

4 September 2014

  • Overview of the Chilean legal landscape
  • Insights into contracting for temporary labour in Chile
  • Details on statutory costs provided

Ten years later, the CW star is as bright as ever

30 August 2014

We identified and predicted the rise of the contingent workforce manager first. Ten years and a Great Recession later, CW managers have proved their strategic worth to their organizations, writes Global Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog. So what’s next?


Rest of World News Report August 2014

29 August 2014

Missed the news last month? Here is a quick overview of what happened in the staffing industry and the labour markets across Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa and the Americas. Browse news by region and keep up to date with the latest financial reports, market trends and employment data. 


2014 Largest Staffing and Talent Engagement Firms in Colombia

27 August 2014

  • This report can be used to unravel the Colombian staffing landscape.
  • It identifies the largest fifty firms in the market.
  • Details include the nature of the market, demographics, current and future conditions, opportunities and threats and geographic spread.

Operating in politically sensitive environments? Know how to deal with the risks.

27 August 2014

Multinational corporations operating in politically sensitive environments need greater awareness of the risks to the safety and security of their employees, assets and supply chains. 


Legal roundup: Stay current and be prepared

27 August 2014

The day-to-day tasks of getting talent in the door and engaged can leave contingent workforce managers little time to focus on the latest legislation and legal implications for their companies. But failure to keep up can cause trouble for CW programs. Staffing Industry Analysts' report,... More


Five traits of the strong leader

27 August 2014

Without strong leadership, contingent workforce programs can’t thrive. Traci Fiatte, group president of Randstad Staffing, discusses five traits necessary to achieve and maintain leadership in a Staffing Stream post. While some leaders are born with these traits, they can be learned through training... More