Recent Updates

Include Counterparts When Taking Your CW Program Global

22 May 2013

Globalizing contingent workforce programs continues to be a hot topic among CW professionals, yet those who have expanded their programs, and those based in other countries, would advise caution before expanding.


US Agency Overpays $3.7 Million for Temps’ Living Expenses

22 May 2013

The U.S. Department of Energy has overpaid $3.7 million since 2007 for temporary workers’ living expenses at its Savannah River Site nuclear facility near Aiken, S.C., according to a report from the department’s Office of Inspector General.


Federal Wage and Hour Lawsuits Up 10%

22 May 2013

Federal wage and hour lawsuits filed under the Fair Labor Standards Act reached a new high for the 12 months ended March 30.


New Recruits in the War for Talent

22 May 2013

With college graduation season upon us, companies have a fresh resource pool for the present and future war for talent.


Positioning Long-Term MSP Success

22 May 2013

A skilled managed service provider can create the right strategy and a fluid architecture that supports a company’s talent needs and business goals over time on both the transactional and strategic levels, writes Teresa Creech, president of MSP and CW Solutions, Randstad Sourceright, in The Staffing Stream... More


Canadian Court Dismisses Union's Temp Worker Case

22 May 2013

The Federal Court of Canada dismissed a challenge launched by two unions against a company that hired more than 200 temporary workers from China for its coal mine in northeastern British Columbia, CBC News reported.


SIA Conference: CW Solutions Forum

22 May 2013

Peter Sheahan, founder and CEO of ChangeLabs and best-selling author, has been announced as a keynote speaker at the CW Solutions Forum this September in Chicago.


Back of the Envelope Valuations for your Staffing Firm

16 May 2013

  • Valuations performed by experts for 20 firms
  • How important is segment, size, growth, concentration, profitability? 
  • Tips on how to maximize the value of your firm

US tech jobs rise for 17th month

16 May 2013

The number of U.S. information technology jobs rose in April to more than 4.4 million, an increase of 0.24 percent from the previous month, according to the TechServe Alliance.


Tata settles consultant lawsuit for $30 million

16 May 2013

Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (NYSE: TCS.NS) agreed to pay $29.75 million to settle a class action lawsuit that involves as many as 12,600 current and former employees who were brought to the U.S. to work as IT consultants, according to court records.