Recent Updates

SIA Research: Largest Global Staffing Firms

16 October 2013

There are 119 staffing firms with global revenue of more than $300 million, which together account for 46 percent of the global market. This report ranks them, noting revenue, headquarters and how this year’s list compares with last year’s. CWS Council and corporate members can access the report... More

Statistics from Hong Kong

11 October 2013

Understand where you can find statistics on the:

  • Number of agencies
  • Internal staff
  • Permanent, fixed-term contract and casual employees.

Staffing Firm Executive Compensation Analysis 2013

10 October 2013

  • See the median compensation for European executives
  • Understand who is best remunerated
  • Compare increases in total compensation with revenue and market capitalisation

Rest of the World Legs & Regs Advisor September 2013

9 October 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

Why SOW Arrangements Are So Important

9 October 2013

Buyers are becoming more and more interested in statement of work arrangements. Here are some of the top reasons why.

Plan RFPs Carefully

9 October 2013

RFPs are an important step in any company initiative, but there is much that needs to be considered beforehand in order to ensure the greatest success for your program and suppliers.

Freelancer Claims The Hollywood Reporter Misclassified Him

9 October 2013

The publisher of The Hollywood Reporter was sued by a worker claiming he was misclassified as an independent contractor. 

Buyers Beware: You Can’t Avoid ACA Costs

9 October 2013

Who’s on the hook for bearing the additional costs of healthcare reform? Buyers and suppliers see the ACA price saga unfolding quite differently, writes Editorial Director Subadhra R. Sriram in The Contingent Blog.

Staffing Stream: Overcoming the Purple Squirrel

9 October 2013

Is your hiring manager’s insistence on the perfect candidate — the so-called purple squirrel — hindering your suppliers’ (and your) success? Read more from Mike Barefoot, senior account executive at Red Zone Resources, in The Staffing Stream.

Getting Your Staff to Speak Up

9 October 2013

Open and honest communication is a vital ingredient in any successful organization. Peter Economy shares five tips to improve your communication with employees on