Recent Updates

How the ACA Affects Your Contingent Workforce

8 January 2014

Paul Muratore, president and CEO of Talent Partners, discusses the Affordable Care Act-related complications on the use of contingent workers in the Ad Age blogs.

SIA Research: Gain Share Deal Structures

8 January 2014

Contingent workforce program owners often seek to incorporate performance incentives in their managed service provider (MSP) contracts, such as “gain-share” incentives. This report, available to CWS Council members, provides information on how to structure gain-share and other savings-based performance... More

Are Your Contingents Paid Right?

7 January 2014

Whether your contingents are paid at the appropriate levels can affect your business and program. Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram highlights benchmarking sources in The Contingent Blog. 

News Report December 2013

6 January 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. 

“Online Staffing” Platform Businesses - Industry Segment Forecast Through 2020

2 January 2014

  • Total global online staffing segment spend/ market size to grow significantly by 2020, as most of the underlying conditions and drivers seem to support expansion (versus restriction) of online platform-based spend.
  • Three forecasts illustrate what we consider credible, supportable range of possible... More

Gain-Share Deal Structures & Other Savings-Based MSP Performance Incentives

29 December 2013

  • Various strategies outlined for sharing savings with MSPs and staffing suppliers
  • Learn which strategies have been proven most successful

Rest of the World Legs & Regs Advisor November 2013

20 December 2013

  • 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

Consolidation trend hits healthcare staffing firms

18 December 2013

Management teams in healthcare staffing have been busy crossing items off of their holiday shopping lists, with a steady stream of acquisitions announced over the fourth quarter. 

Staffing Stream: Area of opportunity for healthcare staffing firm

18 December 2013

A new survey on patient care at hospitals is a key area of opportunity for healthcare staffing firms, writes Dr. Brian Poplin, CEO of Medical Staffing Network in The Staffing Stream.

Hospital execs cite shortage of doctors, nurses, AMN survey finds

18 December 2013

Hospital executives report a continued shortage of physicians, nurses and advanced practitioners, according to the 2013 Clinical Workforce Survey released by AMN Healthcare Services Inc. (NYSE: AHS).