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DHR to stop overtures for Caldwell Partners, sell back shares

July 31, 2015

Executive search firm DHR International will cease further communication about a possible acquisition of fellow executive search firm Caldwell Partners for the present time, Caldwell announced Thursday.Caldwell Chairman G. Edmund King reported he took part in a conference call with DHR Chairman D...


Hiring managers recall strange job seeker tactics

July 31, 2015

What are the strangest stunts job seekers have tried? CareerBuilder asked more than 2,000 hiring managers the most unusual ways candidates have gotten their attention but not necessarily the job.Here is what CareerBuilder found: Candidate found out where the hiring manager was having dinner and...


People: TargetCW, Korn Ferry, ZRG, Mondo

July 31, 2015

TargetCW named Elisa Goodwin as chief operating officer and member of its executive team. TargetCW provides professional-level staffing for IT, medical device, biotech, gaming, legal and finance/accounting. Goodwin was formerly COO of Children of the Nations.Korn Ferry International Inc. (NYSE: K...


US labor costs rose at slowest pace in three decades – Web

July 31, 2015

Dow Jones Business News reported today that US labor costs rose at the slowest pace in at least three decades.


Allied and advanced practice benchmarking survey now open

July 31, 2015

Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2015 Allied Health Benchmarking Survey is now open. Participants will receive a report allowing them to benchmark their own company’s performance on metrics such as pay rate, bill rate and revenue growth for PT, OT, and other Allied occupations. The report will also in...


Randstad revenue up 7% on organic basis in Q2

July 30, 2015

Randstad Holding, the world’s second-largest staffing firm, reported revenue rose 13% in the second quarter. That equated to a 7% increase on an organic basis, which excludes the impact of currencies, acquisitions, disposals and reclassifications as well adjustment for working days.The strongest...


On Assignment Q2 revenue up 12%, including Creative Circle buy

July 30, 2015

Second-quarter revenue rose 11.7% at On Assignment Inc. (NYSE: ASGN) to $485.3 million.Excluding contribution from acquisitions, second-quarter revenue rose 6.7%, but was up 7.8% on a constant currency basis. On Assignment acquired Creative Circle LLC, a digital/creative staffing firm, effective...


Hudson Q2 revenue down 19%, but falls only 7% in constant currency

July 30, 2015

Second-quarter revenue fell 18.8% at staffing and RPO provider Hudson Global Inc. (NASD: HSON) to $122.7 million. However, the decline was 6.9% when measured in constant currency. (US$ thousands) Q2 2015 Q2 2014 % growth % constant currency Revenue $122,743 $151,070...


Ciber’s Q2 revenue up 2% in constant currency

July 30, 2015

IT solutions and staffing provider Ciber Inc. (NYSE: CBR) reported revenue fell 8% to $197.9 million, but was up 2% on a constant currency basis at the Greenwood Village, Colo.-based firm. (US$ thousands) Q2 2015  Q2 2014 % growth constant currency growth Revenue $19...


Cross Country Healthcare sells education business for $8 million

July 30, 2015

Cross Country Healthcare Inc. (NASD: CCRN) struck a deal to sell its Cross Country Education business to PESI Inc. for $8 million plus possible earn-outs of $500,000.The deal is set to close this quarter. Cross Country plans to use revenue from the sale to fund future acquisitions, finance strate...