Recent Updates

60% of IT execs cite skills shortage, survey says

11 June 2014

More CIOs face skill shortages of technology talent this year than last year, according to an annual survey of CIOs by IT staffing firm Harvey Nash.

Recent trends in IT staffing

11 June 2014

Overall, we see an interesting assortment of headwinds and tailwinds in the IT staffing sector, with overall sentiment, however, being positive.

Using big data? Stand out with predictive analytics

11 June 2014

Big data is at your fingertips. Are you using it to your strategic advantage?

Online staffing is the new frontier: CW managers’ interest rises sharply

11 June 2014

Use of online staffing firms may be uncharted territory for many contingent workforce managers, but that’s changing, as many more managers express plans to use the platforms. 

Contingent lessons: How savvy are you?

11 June 2014

When the U.S. public sector finally sees the value in using contingents — like schools using staffing firms for subs — you know the advantages are clear, writes Global Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog. Still, it takes a certain savviness to reap the rewards. ... More

What a veteran can do for you

11 June 2014

They are excellent team players and have handled more stressful situations than you can imagine. A former Air Force colonel explains how companies can benefit from the unique experience military veterans have to offer in The Staffing Stream.

SIA European Webinar: Internationalization of talent

10 June 2014

Having the right talent will mean the difference between success and failure for a program. This webinar will provide insight into the changing face of talent and how organizations can be prepared.

Rest of World Q4 Results

5 June 2014

  • Discover how listed staffing firms performed in Q4 2013.
  • Find out about activity levels and how turnover and net income have evolved.
  • See how the largest staffing firms fared.

Rest of World News Report May 2014

4 June 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. 

Into the Future

4 June 2014

  • See the results of audience survey on the evolution of the contingent workforce
  • Understand where there are skill shortages
  • What strategies are being used to counteract these