Recent Updates

Healthcare hiring pace to decelerate, survey says

16 July 2014

Healthcare hiring is expected to increase this year but at a slower pace than last, according to HireRight.

Crowdsourcing Platforms

16 July 2014

  • This Insight Report provides an introduction to the category of Human Cloud platforms which SIA defines as Crowdsourcing. 
  • The SIA definition of Crowdsourcing platforms is clarified, the scope and dimensions of the space estimated, and the foregoing is substantiated by citing many representative... More

SIA Research: CW managers’ best (and worst) decisions

15 July 2014

What’s the worst and best decision you ever made? CW managers share their thoughts in this report,

Web: CA truck drivers strike over IC status

15 July 2014

Southern California port truckers strike over independent contractor status.

Are your temps putting you at risk for cybercrimes?

15 July 2014

If your agency temps use their own personal devices for email or other assignment-related tasks, you could be at risk for cybercrimes, write Sandra Golden and Wil Beach in a new Staffing Stream post..

Hiring a former temp without incurring a fee

15 July 2014

How many months after an agency temp ends an assignment must you wait before you may hire that temp directly, without paying a temp-to-perm conversion fee?

Buyers Beware: Staffing firms agree to report unlawful requests

15 July 2014

New York Attorney General requires five staffing firms to report discriminatory, other unlawful requests.

Stay focused as ACA deadline nears

15 July 2014

Steps to stay on track as ACA deadline approaches.

Managing your program? Why capacity planning is crucial

15 July 2014

Capacity planning is crucial when determining whether to manage your own program. Here’s how to execute on that plan, Part 2.

ASEAN Non-Standard Employment

14 July 2014

  • See details of an interesting report from ASETUC
  • Including information on the rise of triangular employment relationships across Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
  • Plus commentary from Menno Bart of Ciett